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Closed Society: January 5, 2012‎

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The credit card company Isracard (MasterCard) has launched a different advertising campaign in Jerusalem than elsewhere in the country, by leaving renowned actress Gila Almagor out of their billboards in the capital.

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January 5th, 2012 at 3:58 pm

Closed Society: December 3‎‏1‏‎, 2011‎

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A recent report by the Reform Center for Religion and State showed a 66% increase in reported incidents of exclusion of women. The number of conventions carried out by public entities which enforced segregation doubled, and incidents at cemeteries have tripled. The report notes that exclusion spread to airlines, health clinics, voting booths, radio stations, conferences and public events, private businesses and billboards.