I don't get why these controlling guys are called "ultra-orthodox." From reading God's Word, I don't see this separation of men and women. Israel, through it's history, kept falling back to the ways of the unbelieving nations around them, and this is the same. Treat women like second class citizens, or worse - this is the way of so many countries around them. This is what Muslims do.
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