Bonna Devora Haberman, a scholar, writer, and playwright, shared the story of the birth of the Women of the Wall with host Rogel Alpher. Bonna passed away this week.
Debbie Goldsmith is the Director of Aardvark Israel, a gap year program in Israel for Jewish students, which she co-founded with the late Keith Berman.
Doug Altabef says the desire to contribute to the building of a young country was enough to persuade his family to make the move from New York to Israel.
Dr. Dina Wyshogrod is a clinical psychologist and the Founding Director of the Israeli Center for Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction.
When Ayla Adler, a teacher at the University of Michigan, was 40 years old and mourning the death of her brother’s baby, she had a sudden, unexplained desire to visit Israel.
“My vision is to do what Bjork did for Iceland or what Abba did for Sweden,” says Jeremy Hulsh, the founder and managing director of Israel’s Oleh! Records.
When Renee Levine Melammed noticed that most of the history books she found were both written by and focused on men, she was determined to “find the women.”