Monthly Archives: May 2013

State, Religion and Women of the Wall – interview with MK Stav Shaffir

On March 11, first time MK (Member of the Knesset,) Stav Shaffir (27) from Ha’Avoda (labor) party, joined the Women of the Wall in prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. With threats from several Orthodox groups, and attempts for arrests by the police, they welcomed the new “Rosh Chodesh.” This is what she wrote on her Facebook page that day: […]

2017-08-10T17:36:15+10:00May 16th, 2013|Past News|