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Closed Society: January 4, 2012

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Tanya Rosenblit, who ignited a battle against the exclusion of women when she refused to sit at the back of a gender-segregated bus, reported to the inter-ministerial committee on the exclusion of women that she has been receiving death threats.

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January 4th, 2012 at 8:17 pm

Internal Security: December 16, 2011

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The no. 451 bus from Ashdod to Jerusalem was stopped by ultra-orthodox men because a woman was seated in the front seat of the bus.  A police officer who arrived at the scene asked the woman, Tanya Rosenblit, to respect the wishes of the other passengers and sit in the back of the bus.

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December 16th, 2011 at 11:34 pm