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    • Shelley Corrin
    • 24.10.12 | 17:39 (IST)

    Landau sets up a straw man. Other countries have places for everyone; Israel has only one wall. And as photos do show, it was never the rigid misogynist place that it is now. Was Anat pushing her way into the men's section? No. With attitudes like Landau's, capitulation to the regressive and increasingly paternalistic and rigid rabbis will doom Israelis . He should be regretting the trend of the Orthodox to inhibit religious expression. Instead, he is helping them become the ( he loves analogies) the pre- Reformation Vatican.

    from the article: Women who libel Israel
    First published 11:58 24.10.12 | Last updated 11:58 24.10.12
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