Oes the idea of equal opportunity demand or prohibit cultural and religious exemptions in the multicultural society?

I have attached the lecture notes for the essay topic.

In addition, I will list down the reading list here:



Required Reading:
1. Ayelet Shachar,  Should Church and State be Joined at the Altar? Women s Rights and the Multicultural Dilemma, in Citizenship in Diverse Societies, Kymlicka & Norman eds.

Further Reading:
1. Ayelet Shachar,  Group Identity and Women s Rights in family Law: The Perils of Multicultural Accommodation, Journal of Political philosophy 6 (1998): 285-305.
2. Ayelet Shachar, Multicultural Jurisdictions (Cambridge University press)
3. Peter Jones,  Bearing the Consequences of Beliefs, Journal of Political Philosophy 2 (1994): 24-34.
4. Avigail Eisenberg,  Diversity and Equality: Three Approaches to Cultural and Sexual Difference, Journal of Political Philosophy 11 (2003): 40-64.

NOTE: Cultural and Religious Exemptions (lecture Topic)
The Case of Gender vs. Culture (tutorial Topic)