I have a huge need for financial security; the emigrant in me has a fear of ending up homeless and in the gutter.

— Ruth Behar

The most profound Ruth Behar quotes to discover and learn by heart

Written with grace and thoroughly researched, One People, One Blood is an ethnography with a lot of heart that also sheds new light on a fascinating and fraught chapter in recent Jewish history.


The anxiety around such work [vulnerably written ethnographies] is that it will prove to be beyond criticism, that it will be undiscussable.