Debra Nussbaum Cohen

Debra Nussbaum Cohen is an award-winning reporter on staff at The New York Jewish Week, where she writes about trends in spirituality and Jewish identity. She is also a freelance contributor on religion to The New York Times and has written for The Wall Street Journal, New York magazine, The Village Voice and many Jewish periodicals. She is the author of Celebrating Your New Jewish Daughter: Creating Jewish Ways to Welcome Baby Girls into the Covenant.

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Shoshana S. Cardin

A savvy, tough, and elegant woman known by presidents, dictators, and almost everyone else simply as Shoshana, she has become perhaps the most widely respected and successful lay leader in the Jewish community of the 1980s and 1990s.

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