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Amy Jarkow

2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow Amy Jarkow
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Amy Jarkow, 2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow

Amy Jarkow is a senior at Marlborough School in Los Angeles, California. She is the co-captain of her school's Debate Team and competes on the national circuit. She also sings in the choir and loves to play the piano. In her free time she enjoys listening to music, going to brunch, and watching Netflix comedy specials.

Blog posts

Zioness Movement

Don’t Fence Me In

I feel proud of my Jewish and feminist beliefs as separate and intersecting parts of my identity and yet, especially after what happened at the march, I shy away from labeling myself a “Zionist.” Maybe it’s because I’m really not a Zionist, or maybe it’s because I’m afraid of the consequences that come with such a label.

Topics: Feminism, Israel

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Amy Jarkow." (Viewed on February 18, 2019) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/amy-jarkow>.

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