Dr. Jean Goldenbaum playing with refugee children in Berlin. Jacob Yanai

Tensions Simmer as German Jews Fight Over Whether to Welcome Refugees

The irony of refugees fleeing to safe haven in Germany is not lost on Germany’s Jews. But as the refugee crisis continues, it has become a point of conflict within the Jewish community.

BERLIN – The dozen volunteers, most teenagers and young adults, struggle to keep on top of things as about 20 children run wildly into the makeshift gym. Long tables have been set with quiet activities – arts...

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