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Women in Israel

Women Shaking Up Elections in Israel

Elana Maryles Sztokman | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics
Elana Maryles Sztokman

It's still too soon to know what the final Knesset will look like. But what is for sure is that calls for gender change are echoing everywhere and are getting harder for the male establishment to ignore. Regardless of the final tally, the fact that feminists are having such a presence is nothing short of exciting.

A Dozen Chairs

John Gerzema | Posted 09.02.2013 | World
John Gerzema

Many Israelis know that Shimon Peres had brought a new way of working to the office of the president, and one visit to the presidential palace is all it takes to see how.

'Tender Shreds' Explores Jewish Sexuality And Politics

Neil Thrun | Posted 07.20.2013 | Religion
Neil Thrun

Andi Arnovitz's "Tender Shreds," at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, is a powerful exhibition of artworks that combine the artist's unique feminist and Jewish Orthodox viewpoints.

Where Are The Jewish Women?

Jane Eisner | Posted 03.26.2012 | Religion
Jane Eisner

Clearly, the Jewish community is not having the discussion it needs and deserves. It can't, when half the population is silenced or silencing itself.