As a religious woman, I commend you on this article. I also note that all of the places that you call perfectly secular are the centers of power in the country, - the knesset, the media, the army. You forgot the judiciary. So the secular really do control the country after all.
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from the article: 'Exclusion of women' in Israel is nothing new