Letters

Steve Lipman Responds

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Although there are some Orthodox women doing stand-up comedy, my article concentrated on those doing it as a profession, in the United States or in Israel, before primarily English-speaking audiences.… Read more

Reporting a Molester

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Respectfully, Rabbi Yosef Gavriel Bechhofer’s summary of Rav Elyashiv’s ruling on reporting a child abuser to secular authorities seems to confuse salient points (“Discovering Rav Elyashiv,” summer… Read more

A Chareidi Woman in the IDF

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 Ed. Note: We received a flood of letters in response to Fayga Marks’ article about her experience as a Chareidi woman in the IDF. Most were positive, but some readers felt that the article presented… Read more

Juggling Work & Family

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I found the recent cover story (“Striking a Balance: Work & Family” [winter 2012]) to be informative and the profiles extremely impressive. However, with the exception of one or two women, the… Read more

Juggling Work and Family (2)

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I was thrilled to see working mothers as the focus of your recent issue. However, I was disappointed that one of the women took a swipe at stay-at-home mothers. Women need to support one another in… Read more

Juggling Work and Family (3)

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The women featured in your cover story are successful and accomplished. Each has a strong support network which often includes a supportive and flexible spouse, a housekeeper and other outside help.… Read more

A Chareidi Woman in the IDF (2)

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Fayga Marks’ story is touching and inspirational on so many levels. I am deeply impressed by her individuality and fearlessness. Our nation would be blessed to have more fearless young women like her.… Read more

A Chareidi Woman in the IDF (3)

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Fayga Marks’ story brought tears to my eyes. This kind of kiddush Hashem, personal sacrifice and ability to cleave to Hashem while connecting with other Jews who are different than oneself will hasten… Read more

The Work/Life Balance

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There is a “striking” contrast between the winter cover (“Striking a Balance: Work and Family) showing a woman single-handedly (with four hands) doing it all successfully and the interviews of… Read more