Democratic does not mean allowing anyone to do anything. This is the untrue claim of the far left. Democratic means the majority does in fact rule. They also decide high Arnona taxes, limit parking, close buildings, and do all kinds of things that individuals do not like. Because the majority wants it. If you want men and women mixing together in a manner I consider immodest, then go to Tel Aviv and find it in spades.
Two seriously wounded in crime-related shooting in Netanya (Haaretz)
from the article: Ousted Jerusalem councilwoman: Israel surrendering to extremists