Katha Pollitt talks to Haaretz about whether Zionism can be part of the fight for women’s rights, the rigidness of some feminist views and the generation that feminism skipped
Between the oversized apples and the dumplings I received as gifts in the wake of the text messages I try to write in American English, I discovered one abiding truth: All nationalities love schnitzel.
I always had the feeling that things were harder for me than for other women, and I couldn't figure out why. Then I got diagnosed with ADHD.
An initiative for gender-segregated tracks at universities is gaining momentum among the religious Zionist movement, but the academic authorities are vehemently opposed. Will it prevail over their protests?
Some young Jews on the Israel excursion program say a rah-rah atmosphere has turned them into harsh critics of the occupation.
Only after they came home from last summer's operation in Gaza did reservists in an infantry battalion realize they were suffering psychological problems. But the army did little to answer their pleas for help.
Critics charge that the IDF Spokesperson's unit should stop playing favorites. Its behavior during last summer's Gaza war also raises questions about misleading the press.
Unlike the infantry, combat-support soldiers like the ones who operated the celebrated missile defense system are often not recognized by the IDF.
A psychologist and a social worker have developed a unique approach that produces small but important advances in educating autistic children.
The cynical use of the Holocaust to politicize our children and society finally forced me to say, 'to hell with it.'