Exhibit: Women Who Dared
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Hadassah Blocker
Pioneer of Conservative Jewish women's full participation in synagogue life

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What Else She Said

"We were the trailblazers." Several other synagogues wrote to Rabbi Chiel inquiring about her program to teach women Torah reading and synagogue skills. "And he referred them to me. And I told them what we were doing. I gave them all the details. Some of them implemented the program. Women's League became very interested in it. They have issued a program of their own." "How can we say to the girls, 'You can go just this far and no more.' What makes a girl different? If she wants to learn, let her learn! If she wants to be a rabbi,let her!"


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For a bibliography: Jewish Women's Archive. "Jewish Women's Archive - Women Who Dared - Hadassah Blocker on IMPACT ON WORLD." <http://jwa.org/exhibits/wwd/jsp/fullAnswer.jsp>.

For a footnote: Jewish Women's Archive, "Jewish Women's Archive - Women Who Dared - Hadassah Blocker on IMPACT ON WORLD," <http://jwa.org/exhibits/wwd/jsp/fullAnswer.jsp>.