By Anne Cohen
The Jewish Daily Forward
Sunday’s inaugural graduation at Yeshivat Maharat was no ordinary cap and gown ceremony. Rather, it was h...
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By Kevin Douglas Grant
Religion News Service
JERUSALEM (RNS) Tova Hartman opens the door to her apartment with a warm smile, speaking softly and c...
In liberal Jewish synagogues across the country, women have achieved feminist success. But when you enter an Orthodox Jewish synagogue, you enter a gender time warp.
Just six weeks after Sara Hurwitz was granted the title of "rabba" -- a feminized version of "rabbi" -- that title is in jeopardy as Orthodox Jews con...
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