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The Photographer Who Captured a Disturbing Domestic Violence Incident

The Photographer Who Captured a Disturbing Domestic Violence Incident
By April 23, 2013

The BallaBuster: Talking to Sara Naomi Lewkowicz about her controversial Time photo essay Read More

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The BallaBuster: Misogyny in Israel—and Not Just at the Western Wall

The BallaBuster: Misogyny in Israel—and Not Just at the Western Wall
By April 5, 2013

Gender discrimination gets complicated when feminism becomes a dirty word Read More

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The BallaBuster: Obsessive Compulsive Passover

The BallaBuster: Obsessive Compulsive Passover
By March 22, 2013

Passover preparation is an exercise in anxiety and minutiae—but I still can’t abandon the yearly ritual Read More

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The BallaBuster: Aly Raisman’s New ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Moves

The BallaBuster: Aly Raisman’s New ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Moves
By March 7, 2013

Even though she’s won Olympic gold, the Jewish gymnast still has a lot to prove on the dancefloor Read More

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The BallaBuster: Time Machines Don’t Work for Women

The BallaBuster: Time Machines Don’t Work for Women
By February 7, 2013

Taking a page from Louis C.K. to illustrate a frustrating gender divide Read More

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The BallaBuster: A Jewish Childhood After Divorce

The BallaBuster: A Jewish Childhood After Divorce
By January 24, 2013

My parents’ divorce didn’t make me less religious, but I soon realized I had issues with Orthodoxy Read More

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The BallaBuster: Don’t Call Me a Rebel

The BallaBuster: Don’t Call Me a Rebel
By January 10, 2013

The upside to turning 30 Read More

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The BallaBuster: The Problem With Modesty Blogging

The BallaBuster: The Problem With Modesty Blogging
By December 27, 2012

Dignity should be determined by our actions and character, not the contents of our closet Read More

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