You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Civil Rights

Carrie Goldberg

By helping victims of “revenge porn” get justice in court, and working to prevent such cases from occurring in the first place, Carrie Goldberg is creating important safeguards for an era in which people live more and more of their personal and professional lives online.

Nadine Gordimer

When Nadine Gordimer’s depictions of apartheid earned her the Nobel Prize for Literature, she used her fame to fund HIV prevention and treatment in her native South Africa.

Ruth First

Though her investigative journalism, Ruth First exposed the horrors of apartheid.

Pages

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Civil Rights." (Viewed on November 13, 2018) <https://jwa.org/topics/civil-rights>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

The JWA Podcast

listen now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Discover Education Programs

Join our growing community of educators.

view programs