About Orit

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Orit is a journalist, multi-media producer, and author currently based in Berlin. Prior to living in Berlin, where she covers German-Jewish-Israel affairs, she covered Israeli politics, society, lifestyle and culture for a variety of publications.

Corona Blues Music Video

There is no sugar coating it. There is no silver lining. There is no "good will come out of it." There is no "look at the bright side." There is no "at least...." We don't know when this will end. This whole situation just sucks. Orit had no choice but to sing the blues...The Corona Blues.

2020-04-05T20:21:37+00:00 April 5th, 2020|

Europe Braces for Extended Lockdowns

Genoa resident Eyal Lerner is an Israeli who has been living in Italy for the past 25 years. He believes Italy serves as a warning to other countries. Among the dead is his friend’s 78-year-old father, who couldn’t properly say goodbye to his loved ones.

2020-04-05T20:10:54+00:00 March 24th, 2020|

Europe on Lockdown From COVID-19

Empty toilet paper shelves, empty seats at restaurants, empty desks in schools. These emerging iconic coronavirus images have become commonplace in Europe as the continent begins nationwide lockdowns amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases. On March 14, the World Health Organization called Europe the “epicenter” of the pandemic.

2020-04-05T20:12:31+00:00 March 18th, 2020|