(photo by Emil Salman, in Haaretz)

I was struck immediately by the photograph. The headline of the article reads:

“Israel’s last remaining abandoned Arab village, Lifta, gets reprieve as judge voids development plans”

“Architects and planners view village as a cultural asset that preserves the way of life and the construction typical of Arab villages in the early 20th century.”

The article appears at:

Regardless of one’s political position, a “Jewish Philosophy Place” would be remiss not to notice and take an interest.

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics.
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