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17 years an agunah & counting: This must prompt change

Zvia Gordetsky has waited 17 years to be free of the man who prefers jail to granting her a divorce ...
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Haredi extremism: Alive and growing

But most shocking of all that Rabbi Shafran writes is the question he asks rhetorically. “Are religious Zionists to be ...
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How ‘Moderate’ Ultra-Orthodox Aid And Abet Extremism In Israel

What was once called “extremism” is the new normal. It is not, as Shafran writes, a phenomenon of a small ...
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Replacing the Torah with Chaos: The Chief Rabbi seeks to undo a divorce

Calling into question a divorce that has long been in effect has serious, and potentially devastating, ramifications for real people ...
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A Revolution in the Haredi Community

A 48-year-old woman goes to see a breast surgeon. She has four lumps in her breasts, a large ulcerated mass ...
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Dying of Modesty

Haredi women are dying of modesty and living in a ghetto of silence. The death rate among Israeli Haredi women ...
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An Immodest Obsession – Vanishing Women

Imagine a world without women. No mothers or daughters. No female doctors, MKs, teachers or even real estate agents. No ...
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The Distance Between Pixels and Veils

If a man cannot look at a woman and say ‘What a healthy and handsome woman the Almighty has created,’ ...
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Vanishing Women

Recently, Angela Merkel was removed from the now famous picture of the recent rally in France by an ultra-Orthodox newspaper. In this, ...
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