Women of the Wall - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Betti Miner
    • 20.11.09 | 02:30 (IST)

    I was not arrested when I wore my tallit on Shabbat at the Kotel in 1996. I am Conservative and am in support of women wearing the prayer shawl and reading from the Torah. The Rabbi should be ashamed of himself by saying women have no equality in Israel. What is this a police state????? I happen to be a part of the Women of the Wall and I pray when I go to the Wall, this is what those men should be doing instead of watching what we women do on OUR side of the Wall. By the way they have twice as much room as us! Than kyou

    from the article: Police arrest woman for wearing prayer shawl at Western Wall
    First published 10:26 18.11.09 | Last updated 22:34 18.11.09
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