Elissa Strauss


On Instagram, Modest Fashion Goes Interfaith

By Elissa Strauss

Mimi Hecht and Mushky Notik / Courtesy of MIMU MAXI Read More


The Ashkenazi-Friendly Beauty Revolution

By Elissa Strauss

Sarah Silverman sports wavy hair and pale skin at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 // Copyright Getty Images Read More


If Maimonides Met Warby Parker

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If Maimonides Met Warby Parker
What would Maimonides, the Jewish thinker who created an eight-rung hierarchy of giving, say about the buy-one, give-one charity model popularized by Warby Parker?Read More


When Atheists Talk About Rape

By Elissa Strauss

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Why We Don't Need Period Talks

By Elissa Strauss

British artist Francis Wheatley’s depiction of mother and her children, probably not having a period talk / Wikimedia Commons Read More



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