“The Feminist Papers,” a highly classified document that up until now has only been rumored to exist, was (accidentally?) leaked last night at 11:15pm.
Anita Steckel was 82 when she died last March. But Anita, her many fans would insist, was way younger than most of us will ever be.
This July marks one year since choreographer, author, and innovator Liz Lerman parted ways with her dance company, formerly the Liz Lerman Dance Exchange (now just the Dance Exchange) to fly solo a
Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to scale tall buildings better than Spiderman, it’s . . .
Julie Taymor! The brilliant! The invincible!
On July 2, 1965 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) began its work for women's equality, enforcin
Many of you may not know this, but there is a kind of rite that happens here at JWA for newbies such as myself: to be given an assignment with almost impossible challenges.
Michigan state Rep. Lisa Brown is a champion. A hero. A "Jewess with Attitude" to the n'th degree.
Pride. When we are aware of our own dignity and worth; when we feel deep pleasure from our own and others’ achievements; when we delight in who we are and what we do. Pride.
Ninety-one years ago today, journalist and playwright Lily Winner published an essay in The Nation entitled "American Emigrés.&q
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Activism." (Viewed on May 25, 2013) <http://jwa.org/blog/activism>.