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Jewish Women International: 7 Years Later

When Jewish Women International opened the doors to its first International Conference on Domestic Abuse on July 20, 2003, there was optimism… there was ambition… but nobody knew for certain what would become of the work we were starting that day. Or rather, the work we were continuing – JWI had already been working in domestic violence (DV) for nearly a decade by then, since we had changed our name from B’nai B’rith Women to Jewish Women International, and focused our mission on aiding and empowering Jewish women and families – especially those suffering from abuse.

The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

Use images, artifacts, and audio clips to develop a more nuanced understanding of the March on Washington.

Hebrew Union Congregation Board of Directors Minutes, April 2, 1956

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Meeting minutes of the Hebrew Union Congregation Board of Directors, 2 April 1956.
Courtesy of the Hebrew Union Congregation Official Records, Greenville, Mississippi. Permission for use granted by Richard Dattel.
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Meeting minutes of the Hebrew Union Congregation Board of Directors, 2 April 1956.

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Mayor William Hartsfield with Rabbi Jacob Rothschild After the Bombing of The Temple, Atlanta, Georgia, October 15, 1958

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Mayor William Hartsfield with Rabbi Jacob Rothschild after bombing of The Temple, Atlanta, Georgia, October 15, 1958.

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Mayor William Hartsfield with Rabbi Jacob Rothschild after bombing of The Temple, Atlanta, Georgia, October 15, 1958.

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Joanna Eckstein in the USSR

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Joanna Eckstein on the shore of the Volga River at Kalinin, Russia.
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Joanna Eckstein on the shore of the Volga River at Kalinin, Russia.
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Joanna Eckstein Cartoon

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A cartoon by travel writer for the Seattle Times, Joanna Eckstein, pictured at right.

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A cartoon by travel writer for the Seattle Times, Joanna Eckstein, pictured at right.

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Table 3: Women in the National Council

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Table 3: Women in the National Council.
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Table 3: Women in the National Council.

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Table 4: Women on the Executive Committee of the National Council

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Table 4: Women on the Executive Committee of the National Council.
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Table 4: Women on the Executive Committee of the National Council.

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Table 6: Number of Women Representatives in the Elected Assembly and Knesset, by Political Blocs

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Table 6: Number of Women Representatives in the Elected Assembly and Knesset, by Political Blocs.
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Table 6: Number of Women Representatives in the Elected Assembly and Knesset, by Political Blocs.

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Table 7: Women Representatives in Local Municipal Councils, 1950-2003

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Table 7: Women Representatives in Local Municipal Councils, 1950-2003.
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Table 7: Women Representatives in Local Municipal Councils, 1950-2003.

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