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View the full page ad that appeared in the erev Rosh Hashanah, September 20, 2017, issue of the Israeli Jerusalem Post, p. 7, and in the New York Jewish Week,…
“The last thing that WOW desires is for quiet, undisturbed prayer without media attention. On the contrary, their agenda is the disturbance of the prayer of others, and it is high time that the rights of the true victims be respected.”
Women for the Wall founder Leah Aharoni met with 40 young female leaders recently and they named the Western Wall as a major area of concern. “They were very disturbed,” she said. “That is their spiritual home.”
Women and men are equal in Judaism and before G-d, but they are different and play different roles. Is that so hard to understand? You have no right to provoke, not at the Kotel.
For decades, Anat Hoffman claimed that WoW simply wanted to pray in its own fashion, despite dozens of editorials and statements from WoW leaders about forcing traditional women to “change their world view,” in the words of its late founder, Rivka Haut. The abandonment of common standards leads not to a single fissure, but fragmentation.