Posted by: Darcy Sturges
on May 09, 2013
Women at the Western Wall wearing prayer shawls on April 12.
Good news! A court in Jerusalem just ruled that women who wear prayer shawls at the Western Wall aren’t doing anything illegal. Before now, women would be arrested for wearing the shawls at the Wall, because that item of religious garb was considered exclusively menswear. Talk about gender policing.
According to Time Magazine this is a really big win, as it sets the ... Read More