Women, the Most Deprived Group in Israel

The American conversation about careers and gender shows that women there have a long way to go, but Israel has yet to even start talking.

A debate is developing in the American media between two opposing world views, as represented by two women at the pinnacle of their personal and professional lives. On one side is Anne-Marie Slaughter, a high-ranking official in the Obama administration who left an impressive career at the State Department to raise her children, and thereby caused an enormous uproar in the United States. On the other is Marissa...