Miriam is an accomplished freelancer who has reported widely from across the Middle East. She is currently based in Jerusalem, and has written for The Post and other publications, including BuzzFeed News, Reuters, the Associated Press and The New York Times. She began her career as a full-time reporter for BuzzFeed News in New York.
Miriam is also a skilled linguist; she speaks Arabic and Hebrew and has studied Farsi (in Tajikistan!). She is a graduate of Wesleyan University and Oxford University, where she earned a master’s degree in Modern Middle Eastern Studies, and was a Fulbright research fellow in Cairo. She will start in the newsroom on Oct. 7, after relocating from Israel.