Howard Feldman | We should all be able to participate, regardless of our race, gender or religion

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Judge David Unterhalter is widely recognised as one of the top lawyers ever produced by South Africa.
Judge David Unterhalter is widely recognised as one of the top lawyers ever produced by South Africa.
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We should not be precluded from having an opinion on a matter just because of our race, gender or religion, writes Howard Feldman, in light of the recent Constitutional Court interviews where two applicants' race was raised.

The conversation started when I repeated a question someone had posed to me earlier that day. I thought it was an interesting one, and so when sitting down to a family lunch, I posed the question: Would it be wrong to prohibit unvaccinated people from attending indoor synagogue services?

The debate followed predictable lines where we compared smoking in public and driving drunk to being unvaccinated.

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