Israel's Orthodox 'revolution' - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ABACH
    • 07.02.13 | 19:12 (IST)

    The flip side of this interesting article is the rise of semi-public, institutional and public suppression of female public singing. The two best recent examples are Israel's 'The Voice" with a religious girl who has been suspended for two weeks by her school for singing on the TV program and of course, multiple instances of the I.D.F. capitulation to religious demands to refrain from having female singers in their ceremonies. Israel's orthodoxy is really going backwards not forwards. Too back the author refuses to acknowledge this reality

    from the article: Why hasn't the Orthodox egalitarian 'synagogue revolution' taken hold in America?
    First published 10:55 07.02.13 | Last updated 10:55 07.02.13
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