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By Nechama Goldman Barash In this first instance of Pharaoh’s underestimation of women, he fails to recognize that women who bring life into the world are unworthy allies in facilitating violent death.
By Faith Leener – In 2014, my three best friends and I co-founded Base – a new type of Jewish community for ourselves and our millennial peers.
Gila Fine’s interpretations of the Talmud are kind, inspiring, and relatable for modern women. Let’s hope the men are on board.
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