Sara Cosemans, a reader, got in touch with me last week with an interesting request. She’s is a Belgian PhD student researching refugee resettlement an…
A short weaponized immigrant story.
...and Zionist Sour Cream.
Since everyone is publishing their ten-year anniversary Occupy Wall Street reminiscences, I’d figure I’d do the same — not by offering commentary on ho…
His childhood gives a sense of a different kind of Jewish life that existed in the Russian Empire just before it blown to bits by rot and wars and revo…
I was going through some archive material about the war on Judaism waged by communist Jews in the early Soviet Union — posters, magazine covers, variou…
I come from simple old country Jewish stock. We’ve been bouncing around lands that’ve changed a lot of hands over the years. 
We left Nayarit and got to Mexico City a few days ago, sleep deprived and haggard from the travel, wondering if moving around the country with a five m…
Damn, the tarmac videos from America’s retreat from Kabul are gnarly. The chaotic rush by locals for transport planes, with US Marines shooting into th…
...and a Pistachio Wars update.
We’ve been getting ready to move out of our apartment at the end of the month — part of the settlement we reached with our asshole landlord after he tr…
Turns out I’m a “saved” immigrant who’s not content with American society. And that’s not an immigrant story that anyone in America really wants to hea…