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Posts Tagged: Pittsburgh shooting

March 1, 2019 11:24 am
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How to Prevent Another Pittsburgh

JNS.org - Last year, 11 Jewish Americans were gunned down in an attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Since then, the FBI...

January 22, 2019 8:01 am
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After the Tree of Life Shooting, I Wanted to Hide — but I Knew I Couldn’t

JNS.org - It was a difficult stunt already, and this time I had to do it in front of 42,000 people during the final of the March...

November 21, 2018 10:43 am
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Pittsburgh Massacre Needs to Be a Wake-Up Call (to Arms) for Jews

In 2009, I was one of two finalists for the executive director position at the Jewish Federation of San Diego County, and they invited me...

November 9, 2018 11:27 am
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A Mourner’s Advice to the Families of the Pittsburgh Victims

To the families of the victims of the Pittsburgh massacre, I’m giving you this advice because I am a fellow survivor. My son Koby Mandell was...

November 6, 2018 1:54 pm
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What Americans Must Do After Pittsburgh to Thwart Antisemitism

"Some people don't like other people just because they're Jews," declared a main character in the 1947 Oscar-winning American classic, "A Gentleman's Agreement." The crematoria at...

November 6, 2018 10:12 am
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Israel Plays an Important Role in Fighting Antisemitism

JNS.org - Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett recently rushed to Pittsburgh to represent the government of Israel at memorial events following the terrorist massacre...

November 5, 2018 11:20 am
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‘Antisemitism Upholds White Supremacy’

JNS.org - On a sunny afternoon last Tuesday in Pittsburgh, about 200 demonstrators gathered outside the JCC in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood, a short distance...

November 5, 2018 9:53 am
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The Palestinian Response to Pittsburgh: A Contrast in Societies

JNS.org - For friends of Israel, the scenes from Pittsburgh were all too familiar. Terrorist attacks on Israeli synagogues, yeshivahs, Passover seders, and other religious sites...

November 4, 2018 9:39 am
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How Social Media Is Undermining the Fight Against Antisemitism

When 11 Jews were murdered during a Shabbat service last week, the first response for most American Jews was to take to Twitter or Facebook.  Most...

November 2, 2018 11:02 am
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What’s Needed Now Is Jewish Unity

Tragedy can bring out the best in people, and it can also bring out the worst. After the horrific massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh...

November 1, 2018 12:30 am
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Eighty Years After Kristallnacht, the Murder of Jews Continues

Over the course of 48 hours on November 9-10, 1938 -- now known as Kristallnacht -- 96 Jews were killed, 1,300 synagogues and 7,500 businesses...

October 29, 2018 10:09 pm
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How to Respond to the Unspeakable Tragedy in Pittsburgh

Adapted from remarks delivered at Ansche Chesed community vigil on New York's Upper West Side on Oct 27th, 2018.  How to respond to unspeakable tragedy? Even an...

October 27, 2018 7:10 pm
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Trump Says Pittsburgh Shooting Has Little to Do With Gun Laws

President Donald Trump told reporters that the shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue earlier on Saturday had little to do with gun laws and that the...

Culture

Jewish Celebrities Share Passover Photos on Social Media

A number of Jewish celebrities took to social media over the weekend to share pictures from their Passover Seders and...

Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest

JNS.org - Several top Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Features

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...

World

Mayor of Winnipeg Calls on Groups to Cancel Appearance by Controversial Ant...

The mayor of Winnipeg is calling on the two groups behind an upcoming "social justice" event to disinvite controversial anti-Israel...

Israel

Spotify Now Available in Hebrew

CTech - Spotify Technology SA announced Wednesday it will launch a Hebrew-supported version across all devices in upcoming weeks. Spotify became available in Israel in March 2018. The premium service is...

Middle East

Morocco’s Jewish Community to Hold First Democratic Elections in Five Dec...

JNS.org - Morocco’s Jewish community will hold its first elections in half a century to select its communal representatives. King Mohammed VI...

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