Women at the Wall - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ed Farber
    • 24.10.12 | 17:09 (IST)

    First -Landau might think he is a liberal but no liberal would ever concede the Western Wall or the State of Israel to Charedi Orthodxy. A liberal or moderate would call for the wall to have three sections: 1) mens; 2) womens 3) mixed. That Landau defends the control of any religious site of the Jewish people by the Charedim removes any doubt about his being a liberal at least in this area. Second - he doesn't address teh brutal and totally unnecessary and illegal treatment she suffered at the hands of the authorites after being arrested for civil disobedience brings his liberal credentials completely into question. Exactly how does this kind of stuff get passed Haaretz which is famous for its liberal agenda?

    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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