Biblical Slut-shaming and Botched Femicide: A Jewish Lesson for the #MeToo Age

This old Hebrew tale, which traces its roots to Oriental folklore, tells the story of a virtuous heroine who is repeatedly forced to pay the price for being violently sexualized by men, and offers a timely lesson

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