The Reform Movement's willingness to be exiled from the traditional Kotel does not symboloze that the Kotel is a "place for us all". It symbolizes that the Israeli has manipulated the Reform movement into moving so that Israeli politicians can keep their pact with the Ultra Orthodox. Those who have power over the Wall now--including the power to arrest o not arrest Jewish Women of the Wall at prayer are making no compromise whatsoever. As I see it, certain women of the wall (myself) and other founders of WOW not included) have been coerced into accepting a plan to move to RA because of threats by the government of future severe restriction at the Wall and by enticements form the Reform movement, who employ the director.
3 Arabs arrested on suspicion of torching tires on junction near Ahihud, in Galilee (Haaretz)
from the article: Is the ultra-Orthodox hold on Israel slipping?
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