Marisa Papen has previously posed nude on a balcony overlooking the women’s section of the Western Wall.
“Modesty was really important here. If the imagery was not congruent to the community’s standards, it could be a barrier.”
“People thought they were building for everybody,” one resident said. “But they were building for themselves.”
A New York bike share program hasn’t arrived in Hasidic Williamsburg yet. Some in the community aren’t happy about that.