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  • Valley and Proud: City vs. Valley

    By Orit Arfa

    May 20, 2011 | 1:57 pm

    The battle for Jewish geographical supremacy goes back to talmudic times, when Jews of Babylon (Bavli) and Jerusalem (Yerushalayim) each asserted their city as the coveted center of Jewish life. In the Middle Ages, the battle took place between the Jews of Northern Europe (Ashkenaz)...