After being held in jail for seven months, this past Friday three members of the politically charged, Russian punk rock girl band Pussy Riot were convicted and sentenced to two years in p
I have always loved Tu B’Av, a holiday that honors the ancient tradition in which maidens, dressed in white, gather and dance in the fields and vineyards, intent on meeting their beshert,
As JWA's Institute for Educators comes to a close, we wanted to share a few moments ... and messages.
Sally Ride died on Tuesday at the age of 61. First American woman to go into outer space. The first. The very first. American. Woman. Astronaut.
Are women in Chassidic communities nothing more than oppressed victims? Is the Haredi threat to civil liberties in Israel, which is represented by segregated busses, real?
“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.
Who are you?
I mean really . . .
Who are you . . . when you are alone and no one is watching?
What is your wave state?
You didn’t think Title IX would reach its 40th birthday and go unrecognized here at JWA, did you?
I call myself a second-generation feminist, and when I do so, I’m thinking of my mom.
We are proud to announce that JWA blogger Talia Weisberg, a junior at the Manhattan High School for Girls, New York, won runner-up in the
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Feminism." (Viewed on December 11, 2013) <http://jwa.org/blog/feminism>.