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Get Married First

Dianne Cohler-Esses, the first Syrian Jewish woman to become a rabbi, remembers her parents’ shock when she told them about her career plan.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Get Married First." (Viewed on March 18, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/get-married-first>.


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