Radical or Liberal in 2017?

REGARDING FEMINISM AND LOTS MORE by Raina Lipsitz from the Autumn 2017 issue of Jewish Currents   WHEN I WAS 17, I yearned for the “real” feminism of my mother’s era, the kind chronicled in Susan Brownmiller’s In Our Time: Memoir of a Revolution, which came out in 2000, during my senior year of high […]

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November 2: Brownmiller’s Historic Book on Rape

Susan Brownmiller’s Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape, prompted four articles in a single edition of the Washington Post on this date in 1975, an example of the tremendous media coverage that greeted her remarkable book’s publication the month before. Against Our Will emerged from four concentrated years of research about rape and its […]

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