Friday, December 9, 2022

Notice something different? We’ve added a “+” to our name to more accurately reflect our community, which includes teens who don’t identify as girls. We’re making this tweak as a first step while we work toward a new name that will more fully capture who we are. Stay tuned!

Buzzing Bees by Gabby Marshall - Photo by Hannah Rubenstein

Buzzing Bees

“They gave me a task. A mission./Create a story, they said/That was all it took.”
A World on Fire by Eliana Pasternak - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

A World on Fire

“This is it, she thought as a metal support beam groaned and fell into one of the grocery aisles. If only she could force herself to move.”
gift guide 2022

jGirls+ Magazine 2022 Chanukkah Gift Guide

There is no better gift than a hand-picked book that reminds you of someone you care about. Here at jGirls+ Magazine, we’ve rounded up eight of our favorite Jewish/feminist/teen books. One for each night, they’ll shed a sweet light!
Novel Thoughts by Eliana Pasternak - Photo by Hannah Rubenstein

novel thoughts

“Sometimes, my mind feels like a novel.”
Who Am I by Elle Persky - Photo by Alex Berman

Who Am I?

“How do you mold yourself to fit into two vastly different communities, each owning different places of your heart?”
Second Half by Adina Siff - Photo by Danielle Deculus

Second Half

"The night goes like this. Maria goes to say goodnight to Calvin. She knocks on his door, but there is silence again."
Elephant in the Womb photo from a rally

Pro-Choice: An Interview Series

As Jewish feminists, we are deeply frustrated and disappointed by the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision on the Dobbs v. Jackson case to overturn the Roe v. Wade ruling.

Millions of people lost their right to bodily autonomy on June 24th; these interviews share the views of only a few of them. Our hope is that this collection of interviews gives insight into some of the faces and perspectives behind the issue of reproductive rights.

Read the full introduction and all four interviews:

Who Am I by Elle Persky - Photo by Alex Berman

Who Am I?

“How do you mold yourself to fit into two vastly different communities, each owning different places of your heart?”

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Share Your Voice and Vision!

jGirls+ Magazine accepts submissions on an ongoing basis from from self-identifying Jewish teenage girls ages 13-19. We accept submissions on any subject of interest to you.

We also pose “theme” questions that our editors and friends are talking about, and we invite you to join the conversation by submitting works on those topics, too.

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