by Naomi Danis

Israel at 51 and Beyond

It's half a century. Have we only heard half the story?

LILITH was stunned by how many females were missing from all the heroic retellings and media markings of Israel’s 50th anniversary. Despite considerable gender inequities in Israeli society, there have been plenty of women to celebrate (aside from Golda) among Israel’s creators, dreamers, builders, fighters, peacemakers and prophets. So here, in a toast to the State of Israel at 51 and beyond, we applaud some of the Israeli women who have made a difference and who will shape the country next year and in years to come. They are just the tip of an amazing iceberg.

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Israel at 51 and Beyond

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