What you fail to understand is that this is NOT a religious issue Moishe - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • B'Galil
    • 20.12.11 | 17:02 (IST)

    It is a civil rights issue. Your religious beliefs do not hold any value on a public bus but it is the civil rights of any citizen to be able to sit wherever they choose. Also, THERE IS NOTHING IN HALACHA THAT SEPARATES WOMEN FROM MEN ON A BUS OR ANY OTHER SPACE. It's called minhag and your minhag in fine in your home - not on a bus.

    from the article: Will Tanya Rosenblit’s stand lead to the desegregation of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem?
    First published 16:59 19.12.11 | Last updated 16:59 19.12.11
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