Jennifer Bernstein

Jennifer Bernstein is a social worker, mother, and activist living in Creve Coeur, Mo. She is the state policy advocacy vice chair of the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis Section.

News and Politics

Post-DOMA, Much MO(re) to be Done

The other night, I was reading my husband’s AEPi alumni magazine when I noticed a same-sex marriage announcement. I really didn’t think anything of it until much later that evening, when all of a sudden it hit me that this item had been included alongside all the other marriage announcements, no big deal. The fact that it wasn’t a big deal was, in fact, a big deal.

I wear many hats. I’m a social worker, a wife, a mom, a Clash fanatic and a Jew. I’m also a feminist and a progressive.

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