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Aliza Hausman

Aliza Hausman is a Latina Orthodox Jewish convert, freelance writer, blogger and speaker. Currently working on a memoir, she lives in New York with her husband who is pursuing rabbinical ordination.

The Orphan

The Orphan


When I converted, I wasn't looking for a new community. But that's exactly what I found.