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Tikkun (2018) 33 (1-2): 71–72.
Published: 01 January 2018
... are forced to confront: “You can ask for protection, they call it ‘lockin’ up,’ but if you do that you’re branded a sissy from then on, and either someone will rape you in the protection unit or eventually you’ll get out of protection and they’ll attack you on the yard. You can go out on the yard and take...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (1): 9–13.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Elora Halim Chowdhury Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2014 AP Photo/Bikas Das Protesters in Kolkata, India, decry violence against women following the death of a twenty-three-year-old woman who was gang-raped and beaten on a bus in New Delhi. Activists in India later criticized U.S...
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Published: 01 January 2014
AP Photo/Bikas Das Protesters in Kolkata, India, decry violence against women following the death of a twenty-three-year-old woman who was gang-raped and beaten on a bus in New Delhi. Activists in India later criticized U.S. feminists for reproducing colonial discourse in their responses More
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Tikkun (2016) 31 (3): 50–51.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Testament threatened rape as a punishment of Israelite women. Such a gruesome theology, the author contended, legitimated rape and should be seen as the root cause of contemporary rape and sexual abuse of children in Germany. Quite a few of my students found this line of argumentation plausible...
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Tikkun (2015) 30 (2): 5–8.
Published: 01 April 2015
... celebrated its murderous and at times genocidal intentions and actions, particularly aimed at Sunni Muslims but also at Christians and others whom they deem not “real” Muslims. Young women are captured and forced to “marry” ISIS fighters, who then repeatedly rape them. Meanwhile, a continent away, members...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (1): 15–16.
Published: 01 January 2009
... roles in those communities. Talking about sexuality at all in African American contexts, and especially African American church con­ texts, is deeply problematic because of the history of the denigration of black bodies in this country through enslavement, rape and accu­ sations of rape, lynchings...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (3): 53–55.
Published: 01 August 2017
... this arresting graphic memoir its historical and cultural poignancy is not only the story of Kurzweil’s grandmother, Lily Fenster, who escapes from the Warsaw Ghetto and evades rape, capture, and death. Kurzweil’s mother, Sonya, a psychotherapist, embodies the way children of survivors bridge the gap between...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (2): 24–29.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Anti-Semitic cartoon cartoon pub­ Anti-Semitic ion as the Jewish rape...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (1): 57–59.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and Portugal, there is little understanding of the expulsion of the Jews, which ran from the fourteenth to the sixteenth centuries. This of course did not mean polite escort onto boats into exile, but rape, murder, theft of property, and not just the cultural and social destruction of the expelled Jews...
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Tikkun (2018) 33 (4): 67–70.
Published: 01 November 2018
... city: Sometimes I think I’ve never seen the City, That where I’ve been is just a shabby district Where I persuade myself I’m at the center. Or: atrocities, beheadings, mass executions, Troops ordered to rape and humiliate—the news, The Psalms, the epics—what if that’s the City? “The City...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (1): 37.
Published: 01 January 2011
.... Genital mutilations of girls and women are still condoned by custom and religion in parts of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, as are so-called honor killings. The World Health Organization reports that a huge proportion of women worldwide have been physically abused by an intimate partner and that rape...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (1): 52–56.
Published: 01 January 2017
... German “leadership,” viewers are reminded of Adolf Hitler’s statement justifying his invasion of Poland in 1939: “Who, after all, speaks today of the annihilation of the Armenians?” There is no question that the infamous death marches of Armenians and the grotesque rapes and murders of women and even...
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Tikkun (2016) 31 (1): 36–40.
Published: 01 January 2016
... victims of American culture. It is the design of a secular, systemic oppression. Many are the stories of black people, especially black men, being wrongly accused by whites of raping, stealing, or murdering, in order to satisfy the need for retribution in a white hegemonic culture, all the while...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (3): 24–64.
Published: 01 August 2012
... this experience, the allure of the fantasy world is incredibly strong. Be anyone you wish, do anything you want, fly on the back of a dragon, ride horses, swim. Be male, be female, and make love as either. Kill without conscience, die as a hero. Torture, rape, seduce, and slay as a vampire, abandon your humanity...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (3): 53–56.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Mandela and Bishop Tutu (two of his other inspirations) who preach forgiveness and reconciliation, there are their neighbors in South Africa whose actions have given that nation the world’s thirteenth highest homicide rate and one of the highest incidences of rape, with one local survey reporting that one...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (5): 33–38.
Published: 01 October 2009
... radiant resurrection than I had been to witness anything in my life. She had been been had barrels. gun She and life. my in handles machete anything including witness to instrument, every been imaginable with raped I had than resurrection radiant former her was assumed see...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (3): 9–10.
Published: 01 August 2017
... perception. Perhaps it is we, survivors of rape, incest, and other abuses, who especially sense the steadily emerging danger associated with power-driven reality distortion. Maybe we of the the women’s and queer liberation movements have a key role to play in fighting against Trump’s blatant attempts...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (4): 43–47.
Published: 01 November 2008
... eleven years in prison for a non-lethal rape he did not commit. He was freed...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (3): 58–60.
Published: 01 June 2010
...”) I can’t help but think of the Genesis story about the abduction and rape of Jacob’s daugh­ ter Dina by the prince of the city of Sh’chem, and about her brothers’ rampage. The rape is followed by a marriage proposal...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (2): 50–55.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Rabbi, Eyal Qarim, has explicitly advocated the rape of “gentile women”—in this case Palestinians—while the current Justice Minister, Ayelet Shaked, declared that “the entire Palestinian people is the enemy” and called for its destruction “including its elderly and its women, its cities and its villages...