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Jewish astronaut Jessica Meir talks about her experience with Ilan Ramon

Meir had just started her career when the Colombia Space Shuttle disaster occurred.

05/06/2020
Women block King George St. in Tel Aviv in protest against rise in domestic v
Protests throughout Israel against domestic violence amid spate of murders

Israel Police reported a 16% rise in the number of domestic violence cases opened, mostly involving violence against women, along with a 31% rise in the number of calls about domestic violence.

06/05/2020
Meet Prof. Noam Vered, the 1st woman to win the Israel Prize for Talmud

As a child I felt that Talmud is a conversation that links people and creates joy and also has something different from everyday life, something higher and beautiful.

By LINDA GRADSTEIN
27/04/2020
The dishes made in the spirit of freedom for agunot, including Café Michael’s decadent French toast
Beautiful dishes created to support 'agunot' or 'chained women'

'Duck meat is never fully wrapped in dough, so it represents freedom'

By LINDA GRADSTEIN
11/02/2020
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Learning Talmud daily has changed the way I think about Judaism - opinion

At 17, Hila Schlakman is the youngest female to have completed the seven year study of the Talmud.

By HILA SCHLAKMAN / JTA
12/01/2020
Danby Meital honored with lifetime achievement award

A founding member of Kehilat Moreshet Avraham, Meital has dedicated her life to civil service

Letters
November 11, 2019: PA constantly cries poverty

Readers of the Jerusalem Post have their say.

A woman walks near high-rise buildings in the high-tech business area of Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv among leading cities worldwide for women entrepreneurs

Despite dropping eight places, the city was praised for improvements in the presence of open data initiatives and access to technology.

15/07/2019
The EU Delegation to Israel marks International Women's Day 2019.
EU Delegation to Israel marks International Women's Day

"This Women's Day we celebrate our achievements, and commit to never stop fighting for true equality for all," said EU Ambassador to Israel Emanuele Giaufret.

By ZACK EVANS
08/03/2019
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