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San Francisco Mosque Removes Wall Between Sexes

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San Francisco Mosque Removes Wall Between Sexes

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San Francisco Mosque Removes Wall Between Sexes

San Francisco Mosque Removes Wall Between Sexes

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San Francisco's largest mosque has taken what some call the revolutionary step of removing the eight-foot wall separating male and female worshippers. Muslim leaders say this is a rare move for an immigrant mosque in the United States, and the action has caused some heated debate among Muslims in the area.

Hana Baba of member station KALW reports.