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Piketty’s Bare-Bones Argument

January 15, 2016


This diagram represents what I understood to be the bare-bones argument of Piketty's Capital in the Twenty First Century

A Hebrew Book Travelling from Berlin To Baghdad

January 12, 2013


A Hebrew book printed in Warsaw, kept in a library in Berlin, probably immigrated to Mandate Palestine, shipped to Baghdad, and returned back to Israel.

A Mother’s Obituary for Her Fallen Son: The Pogrom of Orsha 1905

December 4, 2012


For fourteen years I had been a childless Jewess, I prayed God for a son, and he gave him to me in the fifteenth year of my marriage. It was my long-awaited yearned son. God has blessed me, for I had a pure and noble son, full with love for his family and passion for his people. He was only seventeen years old, but he dedicated himself entirely to the service of his brethren.