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Jewish women on the web: Link Roundup

  • HUC-JIR just ordained the third of three sister rabbis, which Renee Ghert-Zand calls the "Rabbinic Sister Act."

  • Sometimes it's good to take a step back and laugh at ourselves. The new blog "Is This Feminist" is chock-full of good natured jabs at the different standards of feminism we hold ourselves to, asking if certain actions are feminist. (Hint: They're always "problematic")
  • On the Sisterhood, Sarah Seltzer responds to the controversial attachment parenting Time cover by reminding us that there are much more pressing issues facing mothers and families.

Ready for Shavuot?

Today in This Week in History:

  • May 21, 1907: The proprietors of the Marlborough-Blenheim Hotel in Atlantic City apologized to Bertha Rayner Frank for her experience with anti-Jewish discrimination at their hotel. (A hotel clerk told her: "We don't entertain Hebrews.")
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How to cite this page

Berkenwald, Leah. "Jewish women on the web: Link Roundup." 21 May 2012. Jewish Women's Archive. (Viewed on October 26, 2016) <>.


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