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    • Hannah
    • 10.08.13 | 23:21 (IDT)

    Straus-Kahn, Weiner, Spitzer, Filner. What is it that makes these men, suposedly raised with Jewish values, so willing to degrade and sexually abuse women? We need to address the fact that we can't say it's okay to put women in the back of the bus, the back of the synagogue, make them cover their heads and not sing (because men might not be able to control themselves, and then we want to blame women for being immodest...) without acknowledging that religious training is getting men to denigrate women. Let's learn our lesson.

    from the article: Next candidate for Bank of Israel governor was embroiled in Strauss-Kahn scandal
    First published 22:05 10.08.13 | Last updated 22:05 10.08.13
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