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Your daily spiel for Wednesday, March 29


Your daily spiel is The CJN’s roundup of Jewish stories trending around the world.

“Open season” on religious women? Sara Horowitz explores rabbinic authorities’ restrictions on women, like a prestigious rabbi in Israel saying women who serve in the IDF become, among other things, “unmarriageable.”

Educating on Israel: How are Jewish educators across Canada teaching their students about Israel, and some of the more controversial aspects of its history/politics?

Gender-inclusive resolution passed: The Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association has passed a resolution affirming the full inclusion and welcoming of all transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming individuals.

The times they are a -changin’: The typically publicity-shy Bob Dylan will accept his Nobel Prize for Literature in person in Stockholm, in a small setting with no media present.

The Bey Hive goes full Haggadah: Somebody made a Tumblr website full of Beyonce-themed Passover memes, and it’s basically the best thing ever.