Women Played a Pivotal Role

The Soviets were dismissive of the Movement for Soviet Jewry. They often referred to it as &ldquoa movement of women and students.” Judy Wolf, an American activist, explains why she views the participation of women in particular as critical to the success of the movement.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Women Played a Pivotal Role." (Viewed on February 23, 2024) <http://jwa.org/media/women-played-pivotal-role>.