Jul 5 2013
Notes From a 9 Months Pregnant CEO
I had only just met this woman, and our conversation, as I heard it, went like this: Her: What do you do? Me: I’m a rabbi. I direct a national Jewish human rights organization that. . . Her: No, no—when … Continue reading
Jun 4 2013
Should a Mom Be Jailed for Her Own Stillbirth?
As I enter my final few weeks of pregnancy, I sometimes worry about ordering a cup of coffee. Too often, the barista responds, “Decaf?” or a stranger within earshot wonders aloud whether I’m “allowed” to drink that. It’s not just … Continue reading