Freedom Rider program

Sitting At The Front Of The Bus

Israel Religious Action Center launches ‘Freedom Rider’ campaign
to ensure gender segregation not imposed on ‘kosher’ lines.

01/11/2011
Israel Correspondent

Jerusalem — Gratified though they are by last week’s High Court decision to ban “mehadrin” buses that separate passengers by gender, Israeli activists fear that the companies that run these lines will not always enforce it.

So they are taking it upon themselves to personally test compliance and are inviting adventurous tourists to join them.

Religious Jerusalemites wait for the No. 2 bus from the Old City to the haredi neighborhood of Har Nof.
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