Posts Tagged ‘#MeToo’

NCJW Efforts

Helping Israeli women thrive. Shari S. Cohen Contributing Writer Israeli women have diverse religious beliefs, ethnic backgrounds and educational levels, but they increasingly share a common goal — achieving a greater voice in society. Dina B. Charnin, director of the National Council of Jewish Women’s Israel Policy and Programs, visited Michigan recently to update NCJW…

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My ‘#MeToo’ Story

On a Friday night in the fall of 1998, I went to a party with my sorority sisters at the Delta Tau Delta fraternity. I was 19. I wasn’t remotely excited about going to this even as I just started dating a new guy from a different fraternity. But the sorority was obligated to go…

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Weekly Torah Portion. #MeToo.

Weekly Torah Portion – The Torah says #MeToo

Parshat Acharey Mot/Kedoshim: Leviticus 16:1-20:27; Amos 9:7-15. I have to admit, I wanted to take the easy road when it came to this Torah commentary. This week we read a double portion, Acharei Mot/Kedoshim; in Kedoshim, there are some great (read: fun and meaningful and straightforward) things to discuss, ranging from the Ten Commandments to…

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