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Women barred from funerals in Israel

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/women_barred_from_funerals_in_israel_20111205

The troubling phenomenon of excluding women from cemeteries in Israel appears to be getting worse. Last week, Tal Yehezkeli of the IDF radio station Galei Tzahal broke the story of Rosie Davidian, who was not allowed to deliver a eulogy at her father’s funeral.

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