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  9/13/2013, Tishrei 9, 5774

Meretz Activists Protest Against Kaparot Custom

Activists from the leftist Meretz party demonstrated on Thursday evening in Petah Tikva, protesting the use of chickens for the kaparot ceremony before Yom Kippur.

The demonstrators carried signs that read “Kaparot with money, not death.”