Sexism a problem for women not only in Israel, but in the U.S. as well

Photo by Jason Cinti

Hannah Gorman

November 2, 2010

At Temple Emanu-el on Yom Kippur morning, several thousand fasting Jews watched as a few congregants in white prayer shawls came forward, were blessed, and got ready to perform the traditional Torah reading. It was the same ceremony I have witnessed every year of my life, with one noticeable difference:...

The Urban Legend staff invites students to write for the paper

October 28, 2010

Arthur Miller once said, “a good newspaper should be a nation talking to itself.” Our goal as a staff is to help Urban talk to itself, to be what our mission statement calls a “vehicle of student freedom of expression and a public forum for The Urban School community.” But we feel that the...

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco
Student journalism