Israel's Women of the Wall pray for equality
Laura Geller, a rabbi at Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills in Los Angeles, was one of the women forced to leave her prayer shawl behind on Friday.
‘‘It’s interesting that Israel is one of the few countries in the world where I can’t be the Jew that I am,’’ she said, a blue and white skullcap placed atop her grey curls. ‘‘The Wall needs to be big enough for us to find a way to share it.’’
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