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Orthodox feminist leader in Israel shares advocacy efforts

Come hear Orthodox feminist leader Esty Shushan and learn about this Israeli change-maker’s advocacy efforts to have women included in Haredi political parties.

Thursday, October 11 | 7:00-8:30 PM

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
Max M. Fisher Building
6735 Telegraph Road in Bloomfield Hills

Cost: $18

Esty Shushan is the founder and Co-CEO of Nivcharot, a feminist organization in Israel that fights for the right of Hareidi women to be given a greater voice and representation. A social activist, Esty initiated and leads the protest campaign, “No Voice No Vote,” to integrate women into Hareidi political parties in the Israeli government. She also manages a Hareidi feminist Facebook group that deals with taboo issues in her community. Esty is married and the mother of four.

For further information, contact Nina Yahalomi at or call (248) 642-6982.

The Rayah Fund: Bringing Israeli Women’s Voices to America in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh



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