Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

First Person: After Pittsburgh, prayer as an act of defiance

As I walked into the foyer of the synagogue on Saturday morning, I was greeted by a posterboard bearing the names and faces of the 11 innocent Jewish souls murdered last week in Pittsburgh.

Mourners visit a makeshift memorial outside the Tree of Life synagogue
The connection and community we crave

And I am grateful every day to be part of my Jewish family.

Pupils from the Yeshiva Girls School pray outside the Tree of Life synagogue
Hasidic newspaper omits photos of Pittsburgh’s female victims

'Di Tzeitung'’s editor called it a standard practice.

Union Temple in Brooklyn, New York
'Kill all Jews' graffiti discovered inside Brooklyn synagogue - N.Y. Post

This is the third incident of antisemitic vandalism in the United States following the Pittsburgh mass shooting.

A woman reacts at a makeshift memorial outside the Tree of Life synagogue following Saturday's shoot
From her mouth to God’s ears, reflecting on the Pittsburgh attack

Last Shabbat, our community was attacked by a terrorist. He didn’t climb over a fence or sneak through a border. He is an unremarkably normal, white, American man.

Donald Trump Pittsburgh
Antisemitism - the newest front in America's toxic partisan battle

The Jewish residents of tiny Squirrel Hill – until now known as the home of Fred Rogers of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood fame.

Candle lit-vigil in memory of the 11 Pittsburgh victims at Jerusalem's Zion Square on Sunday, Octobe
My Word: Choosing life and unity after the Pittsburgh Sabbath massacre

We can’t let hatred have the upper hand. Campaign. Vote. Educate. Try to change things – peacefully – for the better. In the words of Deuteronomy 30:19, “Choose life, that you and your seed may live.

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Pittsburgh synagogue massacre suspect pleads not guilty

Prosecutors have said they will seek the death penalty against Bowers.

November 1st, 2018: Cars and bike dangers

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