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Topic: Women of the Wall

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Subject: Women of the Wall
Date Posted: 9/16/2015 9:17 AM ET
Member Since: 6/20/2007
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I'm currently slightly more than halfway through this book. Has anyone here read it? I'd love to discuss it.



Last Edited on: 9/17/15 12:53 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 12/12/2015 5:43 PM ET
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I haven't read the book but I can tell you I believe in equality between men and women in all things Judaic. The fact that there are stil Jews who believe menstruation is unclean and a woman has to visit the mikvah, etc. etc. etc. is just disgusting.  Although, I have visited mikvahs and find it an incredible experience which has nothing to do with unclean. That Wall is just as much Jewish women's as Jewish men's. 

I know that wasn't a book discussion but you got an opinion:)