Arno Rosenfeld

Writing from San Francisco, Vancouver and Cape town


UC’s logo blunder


The University of California is changing its logo.

Yes, the UC system had a logo—and now they have a new one.


Sometimes-Zionism

Listening to Ben Dror Yemini speak, I couldn’t help but remember the first time I heard Israel accused of ethnic cleansing. In June 2010, a friend and I went to a San…


Swastikas in Davis

How to be a good Jew in 2015


When my father was a little boy in Poland, the streets of Europe were covered with graffiti, “Jews, go…

Yes, I see the children

But so long as critics demonize Israel, progressive Jews are stuck in a bind

Publications edited by Arno Rosenfeld

How are people getting their information?

Writing on Israel, Palestine, and the ongoing conflict between the Jordan and Mediterranean.

Latest Story

Sometimes-Zionism

On San Francisco


On Kaepernick, media misses the real story: Consent

The media should take this chance to teach their audiences about what sexual assault really is


There’s no excuse for the bombing in Boston: A response to Richard Silverstein


Blogger Richard Silverstein, who has come to gain quite a following in leftist circles, responded to…


Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t get newspapers


“There really is a place in the world for a personalized newspaper,” Mark Zuckerberg said at the unveiling of the new Facebook newsfeed.


Israel v. Palestine on campus


What follows is an article I wrote for The Ubyssey about why Israel is such a heated topic on university campuses.


The Savior of Palestine


Sitting at the front of the theater, slouching slightly in a crisp purple dress shirt and a pair of brown dress pants with swampy green pin strips, kaffiyah draped


Newsprint as a canvas


I’m at a journalism conference right now, which inevitably leads to contemplation about the future of the industry.


Welcome home to guns, dead children and freedom


In Vancouver last night the conversation at The Ubyssey Christmas Party strangely turned to different types of guns.