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    • potobac
    • 12.12.11 | 07:21 (IST)

    People certainly have the right to dress themselves in what they consider an appropriately modest fashion. This does not, however, give them the right to enforce this on others. From what I understand, Sderot has a pretty hot climate. To tell people they must wear long sleeves in that heat is just the sort of thing that persuades other Jews to resist haredi taking over their neighborhood.

    from the article: Dozens of Israeli businesses sign modesty agreement after ultra-Orthodox push
    First published 02:44 12.12.11 | Last updated 02:44 12.12.11
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