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    • Mosha
    • 20.12.11 | 15:15 (IST)

    I would agree it is a religious issue IF the man would have moved, because according to Jewish law he may not sit next to a woman in case she has her period, which means she is 'unclean', Till here, all my respect. BUT to have her MOVE is something else. He may sit wherever he may! Not dictate where other people sit. THAT'S THE DIFFERENCE

    from the article: Will Tanya Rosenblit’s stand lead to the desegregation of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem?
    First published 16:59 19.12.11 | Last updated 16:59 19.12.11
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