Rivlin’s right-hand woman

Rivka Ravitz shatters the glass ceiling at the President’s Residence.

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April 4, 2018 12:14
Rivka Ravitz

Rivka Ravitz. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

 
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For centuries, secular Jewish women have regarded their ultra-Orthodox sisters as semi-literate baby-making machines that live in abject poverty.

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