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    • Mimi
    • 20.11.11 | 08:21 (IST)

    First they spend (a lot of money) to make the windows, then they have to put curtains... what a waste of money.But mainly: a lack of democracy. It's sooo sad what is happening in this city. In The Netherlands, the ultra-orthodox Christians OPENED the curtains of their homes so that passers-by could see that nothing shameful was happening in their homes. Up to today, most people leave their curtains open. So you see, curtains or 'hiding' can have different meanings. I strongly support the opening of the curtains and I hope it's not only a demonstration but they ALWAYS will be open! Long live freedom!

    from the article: Protest against exclusion of women from Jerusalem's public spaces brings dance to the street
    First published 00:56 20.11.11 | Last updated 00:56 20.11.11
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