if they are just such sincere, righteous and holy women who just want to take on additional mitzvot, and their only goal is to be "inspiring examples of Jews embracing G-d and Torah", why do they constantly identify themselves as "feminist"? what possible connection is there between feminism and observance of extra mitzvot? unless their goal is "making a statement" rather than sincere observance.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: Tefillingate: Orthodoxy must not reject its most committed women