This week on Unorthodox, Lynn Harris on comedy empowering women and author Robert Wright on Buddhism
Featuring quotes like, ‘A person who is very flat-chester is very hard to be a 10,’ and other Trumpisms
Vogue magazine deemed Orthodox Jewish style as fall’s ‘sexiest trend.’ That’s empowering.
Female Torah scribes are breaching one of the last barriers in Jewish ritual practice. Not everyone is thrilled.
The U.S. Treasury has announced a redesign of the sawbuck
But defeating the brutal jihadist group will require international assistance
As nurses, spouses, or secretaries, German women in the east were helpmeets. A new book examines their roles in the Holocaust.
Following a ruling from the Israeli Supreme Court, ads return
Why discussing women, clothing, and religion isn’t a waste of time
When a woman learns the art of Torah chanting, she realizes she is part of a new religious tradition—as well as a very old, sacred one
Livni pushes for female presence in peace talks
Plus what Mad Mel said now, and more
Traveling the world as an unaccompanied but observant Muslim young woman
After the testosterone-fueled commercial wasteland of the Super Bowl, Olympics spots show some love to women.
Few women in top posts, significant pay gaps
The frenetic, hormonally charged days before a bat mitzvah
Are Jennifer Weiner’s novels bestsellers because
Shira Nayman’s characters chase the ghosts who haunt them
A Hadassah member attends her first event
What happens when you go to Auschwitz and feel… nothing?