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Eric berger

Reporting for Riverfront Times in St. Louis, MO


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Eric Berger is a journalist based in St. Louis. He has written for the Columbia Journalism Review, the Religion News Service, the Philadelphia Daily News, the Jerusalem Post, Vice and the Riverfront Times. He is the associate editor of the St. Louis Jewish Light. Prior to that, he spent three years as a staff writer at the Jewish Exponent in Philadelphia and six months with the Jerusalem Post in Tel Aviv. He often writes about education, food, media, nonprofits, religion and sports. He also likes to bike, hike and see live music. 

Examples of his work include:

His father installed printing presses. He dismantles them. 

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