The tryanny of the majority - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Doug
    • 06.01.11 | 18:10 (IST)

    Cowing the independent minded is a real aspect of all societies and prevalent in religious ones. Societal laws temper such excesses. The bullying and abuse when asserting a simple human right to sit were one wishes follows hard on the heals of this decision. A bus is a public conveyance vehicle, not a private one it uses taxpayer roads, is funded in part by all citizens. This decision is divorced from reality.

    from the article: High Court: Gender segregation legal on Israeli buses - but only with passenger consent
    First published 11:25 06.01.11 | Last updated 11:25 06.01.11
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