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  • Thankful for Crazy
  • Rabbinic Work
  • Photographic Memory
  • Menstruation
  • Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 3 Promo

    Thankful for Crazy

    This isn't some prestige drama about anti-heroes doing “Bad Man Things;” it's a rom-com send-up about a "quirky" woman. The fact that Bloom and Mckenna are willing to go there and delve into that "quirky" woman's very real mental health problems makes an important statement about how pervasive mental health problems are for so many people.

  • Rabbi Berkowitz at a Bat Mitzvah

    Rabbinic Work and the Second Shift

    Recently, I fielded two calls in one week about the under-representation of women rabbis: one was from an academic journal, the other was from a non-profit organization assembling a delegation of rabbis for a service-learning trip. Both of them needed more women to participate in their programs.

    I said no.

  • Delegates at the First National Conference for Women (1977), by Diana Mara Henry

    Photographic Memory: On Being the Official Photographer of the First National Women's Conference

    When, in 1977, Abzug and Senator Patsy Mink called for a national women’s conference, I foresaw that being hired to photograph the First National Women’s Conference as official photographer might be the most historic assignment of my lifetime.

  • Glitter Pad

    My Menstruation, Myself

    We at JWA decided to have an informal group chat about menstruation, our bodies, and sex. There was chocolate, honesty, and lots of laughter. Although we represent different ages and family backgrounds, we found plenty in common around this very normal (and under-discussed) topic.

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