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Hits of the Week from Kveller: August 26 – 30

This week’s most popular posts from Kveller, in case you missed them.

– My Summer Brain Tumor. Rebecca’s summer of teaching science at a Jewish summer camp was interrupted when, after a series of severe dizzy spells, it was discovered she had a brain tumor.

– What My 10-Year-Old Son Knows About Rape So Far. Danielle lives in a college town, and the more her son picks up on some college students’ overt sexuality, she decided to start having conversations with him about rape.

– Will My Son Be the Only Black Jew in High School? Being black and Jewish means he’ll usually be in a minority, but Alina wonders whether the private high school she’s sending him to will be diverse enough for him to feel comfortable.

– On Modesty, Bikinis & Raising Little Girls. In response to a recent post about a 10-year-old girl getting caught wearing a bikini, Mayim shares her thoughts on modesty and where to draw the line for little girls.

*Reminder: Kveller is currently hiring a fall editorial intern. Check out the job description here.

Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik blogs about parenting and Judaism on Kveller. She is best known for her current role as Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS' The Big Bang Theory, as well as her lead role in the 1990s NBC sitcom Blossom. She is the grandchild of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the mother of two young boys. She is the founder of GrokNation.

The opinions expressed here are the personal views of the author. Comments are moderated, so use your inside voices, keep your hands to yourself, and no, we're not interested in herbal supplements.

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