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This week's Torah portion, Pinchas, includes the story of five sisters who came before Moses to chal

Rabbi Jeff Goldwasser
Five women, seen from behind, arms raised and holding hands

In the period of wandering between the Exodus from Egypt and the entrance into the Promised Land, Moses is instructed many times to count the Israelites.

Sarah Greenberg
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Equal Pay Day symbolizes the extra time women, on average, need to work each year to earn the same salary as men.

Rabbi Marla J. Feldman
Smiling women of all ages and ethnicities wearing brightly colored clothing and standing in a line against a white brick wall

In 1980, President Jimmy Carter issued a Presidential Proclamation recognizing one week in March as National Women’s History Week.

Maya Weinstein
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I remember when he crooned,
Come, dance for me!
And I would,
just for him.

Stacey Zisook Robinson
Black and white image of marchers holding a sign that reads WOMEN OF THE WORLD UNITE

Today is International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women and also to commit to

Kate Bigam
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On Saturday, January 21st, Reform Jews joined marches for women's rights in all 50 states & cities around the world.

Kate Bigam
Womens March protesters carrying a sign for the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism

On Saturday, January 21, we astonished ourselves. Millions of women and supporters around the globe turned out to demonstrate peacefully for human rights and against hate.

Rabbi Ruth Adar
U.S. Capitol

No matter which candidate you voted for, today is a momentous day. It marks the beginning of a new period in our shared history.

Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

This summer, I began my rabbinical school studies at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.

Deborah Goldberg

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