A Different Kind of Valor: Ultra-Orthodox Women Share Their Experience of Abuse and Domestic Violence

Haaretz visits a shelter for Orthodox and ultra-Orthodox women who have been abused by their husbands and whose plight has been ignored by theircommunities.

Rachel, a fashionably dressed woman with tasteful gold jewelry and a neat blonde wig, looks like one of the well-heeled, 40-something, ultra-Orthodox...