Tree of Life synagogue

Judge strikes down gun laws passed after synagogue massacre

Pennsylvania judge strikes down restrictions on certain types of guns and high-capacity magazines passed by City of Pittsburgh.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/10/2019
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Pittsburgh Steelers to hold moment of silence for Tree of Life victims

They also edited their team logo to include a Star of David and the words "Stronger than Hate." The team then donated $70,000 to the victims of the shooting.

Ilhan Omar: 'We must confront the hateful ideology of white nationalism'

The Tree of Life Synagogue attack left 11 people dead and seven others injured.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
28/10/2019
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Squirrel Hill Jewish day school students send messages to shooting victims

The Community Day School is located about a mile from the Tree of Life Synagogue building where one year ago 11 worshippers were killed in a shooting attack.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
28/10/2019
Pause with Pittsburgh, a moment of silence in memory of the lives lost in the mass shooting
Pause with Pittsburgh moment of solidarity memorial service

A collective moment of remembrance in honor of those who were killed in the synagogue massacre

28/10/2019
WATCH: Pittsburgh shooting survivor opens up about losing her mother

One Tree of Life shooting survivor talks about losing her mom during the shooting at the Pittsburgh synagogue in Oct. 2018.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
25/10/2019
Governor Wolf Joins Pittsburgh in Mourning After Tragic Shooting in the Tree of Life Synagogue
$3.2 m. designated to secure nonpublic schools after Pittsburgh attack

The Tree of Life synagogue was attacked in October 2018 by an active shooter during Shabbat morning services. During the attack, 11 people were killed and seven were injured.

26/10/2019
Undaunted by Tree of Life attack, HIAS continues its mission

“We’d always known there were people out there who hated HIAS, hated our work. We’d always kind of ignored them as fringe and paid no attention whatsoever to them.”

By MEGAN GUZA/THE TRIBUNE-REVIEW/TNS
24/10/2019
Flags to half-mast to mark one-year anniversary of synagogue attack

The proclamation extends the City of Pittsburgh’s resolution declaring the day “Remember Repair Together Day” statewide to include the whole state, according to local reports.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
23/10/2019
The American synagogue as a fortress

The Jewish community’s own wellbeing, and America’s future as an example of compassion, democracy and freedom to the world depend on it.

By JOSHUA M. DAVIDSON
21/10/2019
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