Modesty

Haredi Dress Code and ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Haredi Dress Code and ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
By June 14, 2017

What happens when even MOTHERS of students are asked to cover up? Read More

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I Went to India, And I Found “Shanti”

I Went to India, And I Found “Shanti”
By June 30, 2015

Disenchanted with Orthodoxy and religion, I decided to go traveling alone, seeking clarity. Instead, I found comfort with the unknown. Read More

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An Inside Look at Chic, Modest Jewish Fashion Label “Mimu Maxi”

An Inside Look at Chic, Modest Jewish Fashion Label “Mimu Maxi”
By November 3, 2014

Urban Outfitters meets Eileen Fisher. Want! Read More

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El Al Pledges Commitment to Passengers’ Spiritual Safety in New In-Flight Video

El Al Pledges Commitment to Passengers’ Spiritual Safety in New In-Flight Video
By November 3, 2014

“Full body protection vest” now available for male Orthodox passengers seated next to women. Read More

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Say Yes to the Yom Kippur Dress

Say Yes to the Yom Kippur Dress
By October 3, 2014

One woman’s quest to balance comfort, tradition, and aesthetics for the Days of Awe. Read More

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War, What Is It Good For? Policing Female Bodies, Apparently

War, What Is It Good For? Policing Female Bodies, Apparently
By July 17, 2014

Girls encouraged to wear modest clothing for peace; women barred entry to bomb shelter in Israel. Read More

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Watch Hasidic Band Bulletproof Stockings Rock Out on AOL

Watch Hasidic Band Bulletproof Stockings Rock Out on AOL
By February 12, 2013

The all-female group explains why they only play concerts for women Read More

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Israelis Organized a No Pants Subway Ride on the Jerusalem Light Rail

Israelis Organized a No Pants Subway Ride on the Jerusalem Light Rail
By January 16, 2013

And oddly enough, no one seemed to care Read More

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