September 1, 1989 by

Fall 1989/5750

In this issue: Elizabeth Holtzman and others on why they’re in politics. A child survivor of the Holocaust remakes the doll the Nazis took…and then dolls wearing restrictive clothing forced on Jewish women through the ages. Mothering a severely autistic daughter. Adult bat mitzvah brings a revolution. No parents? The resilience of a girl whose father left her in an orphanage.