9 Brilliant Jewish Women On How We Should Live Today by the Forward

9 Brilliant Jewish Women On How We Should Live Today

It’s International Women’s Day, whatever that means.

For McDonalds, it means turning its giant “M” insignia upside down. For Mattel, it means issuing Barbies based on famous women in history. But what does it mean for non-giant corporations? We gathered quotes from some of the most dynamic Jewish women thinkers alive today on how to be a feminist, a Jew, and a person in the world.

Jenny Singer is a writer for the Forward. You can reach her at Singer@forward.com or on Twitter @jeanvaljenny


Naomi Wolf and Hari Neff on International Women’s Day.

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