Women, rise up and help us all. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Madiba
    • 19.10.12 | 08:56 (IST)

    On 9 August 1956, 20,000 women staged a march on the Union Buildings in Pretoria, South Africa .... sang a protest song ... Wathint'Abafazi Wathint'imbokodo!(Now you have touched the women, you have struck a rock.) Are there such women in Israel? Women who will stand by Anat Hoffman in their thousands? Will the police have enough shackles and dirty floors to cope with so many women? No. Rise up, women, before it is too late.

    from the article: Woman jailed for praying aloud at Western Wall barred from holy site for 30 days
    First published 02:56 19.10.12 | Last updated 02:56 19.10.12
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