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  3/3/2010, Adar 17, 5770

Professor Avishai Margalit to Receive Israel Prize

It has been announced that Professor Avishai Margalit, a former leader of the European-funded Peace Now organization, is this year's winner of the Israel Prize in Philosophy. The Israel Prize committee members noted that Professor Margalit is one of the most important philosophers in Israel today and is highly esteemed throughout the world.