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Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Israel's State-Sanctioned Adultery Blacklist
Susan Weiss, director of our Jerusalem-based grantee Center for Women's Justice penned this extraordinarily disturbing piece for the The Sisterhood blog of The Forward. She notes that the Israeli government maintains a list, containing thousands of names, of people who are ineligible to marry who they wish for a variety of religious reasons. You can read it and weep here.