Joel Schalit / 07 Jan 2024

Travelling at Home

Aperture Priorities Contact Sheet #7

"We'll call it hyperlocal." Working as the editor of a citizen journalism startup in Silicon Valley, my boss was polling me on ideas to distinguish our platform from the new oped norm of the Huffington Post.(...)
Joel Schalit / 17 Dec 2023

Jewish Viewfinder of Germany

Aperture Priorities Contact Sheet #6

I couldn't believe my luck. I'd gotten an appointment with a Green member of the Bundestag to get advice on funding opportunities for The Battleground.(...)
Joel Schalit / 05 Nov 2023

The Sukkot War in Europe

Aperture Priorities Contact Sheet #2

If Saturday’s protests in Berlin and London are any indication, Israel has lost the public relations war. Never mind who started the Sukkot conflict and Hamas’ brutal massacre of Israeli civilians.(...)
Josh White / 30 Oct 2023

Pro-War Media

Israel, Palestine and the UK Press

Over two million civilians in Gaza are facing death from airstrikes, artillery fire, homelessness and starvation.(...)

Udi Raz / 11 Oct 2023

Jews But Foreigners

The German Contradiction

Over the last four years, I have collected countless pieces of evidence of how the idea of Germany - whatever Germans tell themselves about what Germany was, what it is, and what it should become - is interwoven with narratives claiming 'Jews' and 'Arabs' are different from each other, and deeply rooted in a state of enmity.(...)

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