Posts Tagged ‘race’

An illustrative image of an IDF female soldier.

Female Leaders

Judah Ari Gross Times of Israel IDF says it won’t tolerate disrespect toward women … but is it true? Dozens of religious soldiers from the IDF’s Paratroopers Brigade refused to listen to a female parachuting instructor recently, turning their backs to her when she tried to give them a demonstration. The incident came to light…

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Letters – Refusing To Embrace Whiteness

Emma Share, in the July 5 issue of the Jewish News, writes about a workshop inviting white people “to practice talking about race and whiteness.” At the workshop, she learned that in order to talk honestly about race, those of us who qualify have to accept “feeling confident as a white person in the world.”…

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Teens Race To Make A Difference

5K planned to help end teen substance abuse. Runners and walkers are invited to “Spring Into Action” in downtown Franklin May 19 at a 5K to help end teen substance abuse one step at a time. Led by the Youth Action Board (YAB) of the Birmingham Bloomfield Community Coalition (BBCC), the YAB’s goal is to…

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