Susan Faludi with her father. courtesy of Susan Faludi

The Fascinating Tale of Steve, a Shul-going Holocaust Survivor, Who Became Stefanie, a Jew-hating Lady

Feminist writer Susan Faludi peels away at the transgender fantasy embodied by her father, who got in touch with her after a 40-year disconnect with surprising news

At the age of 76, Istvan/Steven Friedman/Faludi underwent gender-reassignment surgery and became Stefanie, or for her daughter, the noted American feminist thinker Susan Faludi, just “Stefi.” Steve Faludi had...

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