Before delving in to the incredible impact that Reform Jewish women have had on their local and global communities, it is crucial to explore who Reform Jewish women are. According to the most recent statistics, Reform Jews make up 35% of the American Jewish population.1 An issue that is at the forefront of global Reform Jewry is that many people identify as Reform Jews, but are not practicing or participating in Jewish life at all.2 This leads to the incorrect belief that Reform Jews do not value tradition or Jewish customs. As the most progressiv...
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