What We Read in July 2021
Nearly every day, Rosov Consulting team members share articles and blogs of interest on one of our many Slack channels, #RosovReads. We find some of these articles to be so insightful, informative, or even surprising that we want to share them more broadly to help our colleagues and partners. Enjoy some of July’s #RosovReads.
COVID-19 Community Portrait Study
The Orthodox Union Center for Communal Research released a study exploring questions about the pandemic’s impact on its constituency: How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect Orthodox Jews’ religious behaviors, religious beliefs, and identification with Orthodoxy? How did it affect their overall emotional, psychological, and social wellbeing? How did the financial situation of Orthodox Jews change, if at all, during the coronavirus outbreak?
Jewish Teen Groups are Rife with Toxic Sexual Culture. It’s on Us to Fix That.
Meredith Jacobs and Ariella Neckritz of Jewish Women International write in The Forward that “if we build a culture of respect and safety, we change future leadership to be one that supports survivors, that values women and girls, that ends violence.”