American Jews developed their unique brand of Judaism in an environment that viewed religion as compatible with pluralism, civil rights and democracy.
In the Jewish community — Orthodox and otherwise — the stigmas surrounding abortion and putting children up for adoption can be devastating.
“I couldn’t tell anyone.”
Efforts to integrate ultra-Orthodox men into Israeli society have led to the exclusion of women — an unacceptable trade-off.
The end of an era.
Not that there’s anything wrong with that!
The Trump administration’s efforts to limit reproductive healthcare are offensive to both women’s autonomy and Jewish teaching.
At the Batsheva luncheon at the Plaza, privileged Orthodox women talk ‘empowerment’.
Orthodox rabbis from a liberal seminary are disregarded by some traditional synagogues because the school supports LGBT rights and female clergy.
If a girl is taught to use a measuring tape to assess her value, then her sense of self is already fractured at a tender age.