Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Jewish Woman

View the most popular tags overall?

  • The War on Women or the Women on War?

    By Maya Paley

    July 17, 2012 | 1:48 pm

    Is there a war on women? Is this an exaggeration or is it reality? I wonder if I’ll ever know considering that most of the reporting about women in this world is conducted by men.

    Look at our US election coverage this year, for example. When it comes to print media (as published by...

  • Shifting Expectations: Women and Work

    By Rabba Sara Hurwitz

    July 13, 2012 | 10:41 am

    I love eating challah, but until recently, I refused to be a “challah baker.”  The term irrationally evoked an image of a woman chained to her kitchen,  slaving away for the sake of others, with no desire or choice to impact the world.  That is not who I am.  I am an Orthodox...

  • Jewish woman in Bahrain appointed government committee leader

    April 30, 2012 | 11:03 am

    The legislature in Bahrain has appointed a Jewish female parliamentarian to serve as deputy chairwoman of the foreign affairs, defense and national security committee.

    Nancy Khedouri, the third Jewish Bahraini to be appointed to the upper chamber of Bahrain’s legislature, was selected on Sunday by her fellow lawmakers to serve in the position, according to the Gulf News.

    Bahrain’s ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, a former member of the 40-member upper house of the legislature called the Shura Council, also is a Jewish woman.

  • How to love a Jew you hate

    By David Suissa

    March 22, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    What do you do when you can't stand another Jew? When their political views make you sick, or when you feel completely alienated from their lifestyle -- whether because they are too religious, or too secular, or simply too unfamiliar?

    For that matter, what do you do if another Jew...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • 7 Days In Arts

    April 8, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Saturday



    UCLA Live continues to impress today with its unique programming. Its exclusive commissioned event unites celebrated cartoonist Chris Ware ("Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth") with NPR's Ira Glass, host extraordinaire of "This American Life." Together, they...

  • Levy Missing

    By Aleza Goldsmith

    May 24, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Every morning as Rabbi Samuel Graudenz prays, he asks for the safe return of Chandra Ann Levy.

    "I can only pray, though the signs are not good, that God will find her alive and well," said the 85-year-old rabbi emeritus of Modesto's Conservative Congregation Beth Shalom, where Levy's...