Archive | May, 2015

Driven To Distraction: An Open Letter From An Orthodox Jewish Woman On The Driving Ban

I usually tend to avoid getting into debates about the cultural values of the Orthodox way of life. We live our lives to a certain standard, which is oft times difficult to explain to those who are not part of our community. I may engage in a light-hearted discussion, but for the most part, I […]

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Women And The Orthodox Jewish Culture

Recently the Orthodox Jewish community has had a fair share of media coverage related to its culture. There were stories about how women were segregated during a parade, how women were removed from photos in the Orthodox Jewish Press, how Orthodox Jewish men refused to sit next to women on a plane and that in […]

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