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Impact Of Women On Jewish History/Prof. L. Jackson

Ariella Barker: A Soaring Jewish Soul

All along, Ariella Barker dreamed of a legal system where justice was tempered with compassion.

Yehudit Winkler Huebner: A Born Leader

In 1939, with life getting harder for Jews, she and several friends decided it was time to make aliyah, and applied at the Palestina Amt for permits.

Tally Eitan: The ‘Cyber-Queen of Israel’

Who is this wonder woman? Tally Makovsky Eitan is a scion of a family that has lived in Jerusalem for eleven generations!

Dr. Eilat Mazar: Biblical Archaeologist

I work with the Bible in one hand and the tools of excavation in the other.

Juta Hartman: The Truth About The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Her grandsons were eager to reveal their grandmother’s earlier frustration with the unfair, inaccurate narrative of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

Belda Kaufman Lindenbaum: Visionary Champion of Women

The visionary champion of women’s rights in Judaism was first and foremost a devoted wife and mother.

Ayelet Shaked: A True Jewish Minister of Justice

She’s seen as a poster child for The Jewish Home’s efforts to reach beyond its Orthodox base.

Sarit Ben Yehuda Georgi: Love Of Land And People

This belief was coupled with the spirit of “Am Yisrael HaShalem” (One United People), in the Ben Yehuda household: to love and help all Jews without distinction.

Lia van Leer: Grande Dame Of Film

It was Lia van Leer who changed the image of filmmaking in Israel so that it is now seen as an expression of culture and not mere entertainment.

Friha Ben-Adiba: Hebrew Scholar And Poet

In 1756, when the ominous threat of Islamic terror against Jews reached Tunis as well, Friha became one of its tragic victims.

Dr. Elana Yael Heideman: Passionate Promoter Of Israel

Gleizer, “a geographer, tour guide and all around nature enthusiast,” was a perfect match for the passionate lover of Israel.

Brigitte Gabriel: A Remarkable Fighter For Israel

Brigitte was a nine-year-old girl when Islamic militants launched an assault on a Lebanese military base and destroyed her home.

Sharona Blank: Role Model Of Jewish Motherhood

This led to a shouting match between the judges and what could have been the end of the show.

Joan Peters: The Myth “Of From Time Immemorial”

In 1939, Chuchill challenged the common notion that Jewish immigration to Palestine uprooted Arabs

Belinda Hickey: Promoting Israel

We love the food, the hotels, and even the wildlife. We love the Israelis.

Margot Klausner: The Multi-Talented Woman of Vision

Her cherished plan to take the Hebrew theater group Habimah to Eretz Yisrael was not greeted with enthusiasm by the actors.

Yehudit And The Miracle Of Chanukah

She approached Holofernes and, with a sword concealed under her robe, severed his head.

Esther Shapiro Rafaeli: Remarkable Reporter Of History

“She devoted all her time and love to the children, but also knew how to be strong and set limits when necessary.”

Rivka: A Mother’s Intuition

"Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples shall divide within you."

Chavka Folman-Raban: A True Jewish Heroine

The environment of the “Gymnasia” inspired Chavka to join the Zydowska Organizacja Bojowa, (ZOB), the Jewish Fighting Organization, and volunteer for a most precarious, critical task.

Michal Fried: From Peduel To Montevideo

Michal had never been away from home. And now, she was going so far away, for so long – an entire year!

Dalia Betolin-Sherman: How The World Turned White

She writes intuitively, freely, and only afterwards understands the meaning of what she has written.

Yonat Daskal, Tal Shahar, Noam Dan and Tamar Bar-Ilan: Four Women Saving Jewish...

“On Sunday I was at the Kotel with the battalion and we said a prayer of thanks. In Gaza there were so many moments of death that I had to thank God that I'm alive. Only then did I realize how frightening it had been there.”

Zieva Dauber Konvisser: Living Beyond Terrorism

What better proof do we need than the recent war with Hamas in Gaza, dubbed “Operation Protective Edge,” that transformed the pain and suffering of three families into a sense of unparalleled unity and outpouring of love of the entire nation of Israel?

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