Monthly Archives: September 2012

Dancing Revolution

The playwright Eve Ensler is part of a newly-launched campaign, One Billion Rising, which seeks to create a dancing uprising against violence against women. In an article published in today’s Guardian, she describes the campaign: Right now one out of … Continue reading

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Marriage Daze

Naomi Schachter has a piece in Ha’aretz which highlights an ongoing social and legal issue in Israel; the requirement that Jews be married in a religious ceremony and only be rabbis recognized by the official Rabbinate for these purposes. I … Continue reading

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