Berlin Blog

Warum ich Berlin liebe, obwohl ich es eigentlich hassen sollte [German]

I’m pleased to announce a first-person piece in German published in Fluter.de, a political magazine for young adults ages 18-25. It discusses why I love Berlin when I was supposed to hate it.

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A Miracle in the Lodz Cemetary [VIDEO]

In the summer of 2016, I stopped in Lodz, Poland with a friend while on-route from Warsaw to Krakow to visit my grandfather’s hometown. What happened truly inspired us….

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Dies ist Dschihad (Cicero Magazine)

Die amerikanisch-israelische Autorin Orit Arfa war nach Deutschland gekommen, um endlich normal leben zu können. Seit dem Anschlag in Berlin spürt sie die gleiche Angst wie in Israel, auch weil viele Deutsche die Gefahr nicht sehen wollen

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Making Aliyah to Berlin

Now those feelings of enthrallment I felt as a new Israeli have come back for Berlin.

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Der Holocaust Ist Vorbei

In letzter Zeit ist der Holocaust zu einem Prüfstein geworden für diverse moralische, ethische und politische Diskussionen oder Entscheidungen.

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The Holocaust Is Over (Op-Ed)

The Holocaust is over. I have no authority to make this bold claim, for if I were to believe it then my background as the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors on my father’s side would be irrelevant, and no Jew directly victimized by the Holocaust would have any increased moral standing in commenting on the place of Holocaust memorial in today’s society.

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