Elana Maryles Sztokman

Women of the Wall Standing at Prayer

Shouldn't Zionism Prioritize the Rights of Women?

In advance of Israel Independence Day, Elana Maryles Sztokman argues that the Zionist dream of Jewish autonomy and freedom in a national homeland is currently only realized by men.

Painful Legacy: Thousands mourned the death of Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv. But his teachings caused enormous pain for women.

Rabbi Elyashiv's Legacy of Women's Pain

Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv is revered by many as a great leader. But for women, his ideas and rulings were often the cause of enormous pain.

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