Miriam Berger is a freelance journalist with a Middle East and Africa focus. She has reported from Egypt, Israel, Palestine, Ethiopia, Jordan, Tajikistan, England, and US. Her work often focuses on media, refugees, labor, food, transportation, and other slices of life and politics. Miriam previously reported full-time for BuzzFeed World and is just completing a master’s degree at Oxford University. She has also reported with the Associated Press from Jerusalem as a 2015 Overseas Press Club Foundation Fellow, from Ethiopia as a 2014 International Reporting Project Fellow, and from the United Nations as a 2014 UN Foundation Fellow. She reads and speaks Arabic, including dialects, some Hebrew, and is now studying Persian.