A shared area code, a divided city

Shira Laurence and Noy Mordekovich on the ground-breaking work of 0202

Jerusalem’s area code is 02. The city has a single area code, but three very different populations who call it home. There are Israeli religious and secular Jews, Israeli Haredim (ultra-Orthodox Jews) and East Jerusalem Arabs. There are also Arabs in West Jerusalem, some Jews in East Jerusalem, some people who fall into none of the above categories … al…

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