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    • Hannah
    • 02.05.13 | 22:50 (IDT)

    Why is it so hard for people to understand that Jews of all streams want religious freedom in the homeland of the Jews. If there is one place that all Jewish women should be treated with respect, as equals, it is Israel. if there is one country that should respect a Jew's right to practice Judaism, it is Israel. Just because my form of Judaism isn't yours, doesn't mean you should deprive me of my rights. Time to learn something from other religiously tolerant democracies.

    from the article: An open letter to Leah Aharoni, on behalf of religious freedom in Israel
    First published 18:14 01.05.13 | Last updated 18:14 01.05.13
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