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Posts Tagged: Pittsburgh synagogue massacre

March 17, 2019 11:28 am
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Pittsburgh Jews Reach Out to Christchurch Muslim Community After Attack on Mosques

Members of Pittsburgh’s Jewish community are reaching out to the Muslims of Christchurch after the massacre at two mosques in the New Zealand city on...

March 5, 2019 3:56 pm
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$6.3 Million Raised After Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Set to Be Given to Survivors, Families of Victims

The disbursement of over $6.3 million raised in donations after the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre last October is set to begin, the city’s Jewish Federation announced...

March 1, 2019 4:38 pm
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Antisemitism Remains ‘Very Serious Problem,’ Newly-Relaunched Bipartisan US House Task Force Says

The US House of Representatives’ Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism was relaunched this week, two months after the term of the 116th Congress began. The...

February 11, 2019 12:14 pm
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Suspect in Synagogue Massacre Pleads Not Guilty to New Charges

The man accused of massacring 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue last year in the deadliest attack on a US Jewish institution pleaded not guilty on Monday...

February 11, 2019 8:26 am
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Suspect in Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Due in Court on Monday

The man accused of a Pittsburgh synagogue shooting rampage that killed 11 people during Sabbath prayers was due to be arraigned in federal court on Monday, charged...

February 5, 2019 11:53 am
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Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Survivor and Wounded Police Officer Among Honored Guests at Trump’s State of the Union Address

A Holocaust survivor who emerged unscathed from last October's antisemitic massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh and a police officer who was...

January 23, 2019 10:38 am
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Murders by US Right-Wing Extremists in 2018 at Highest Peak in Over Two Decades, New ADL Report Reveals

Murders carried out by right-wing extremists in the United States rose dramatically last year, according to a new report issued by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)...

November 14, 2018 4:53 pm
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House Antisemitism Task Force Praises Unanimous Passage of Condemnation of Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

The House of Representatives Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism praised the passage on Wednesday of a bipartisan resolution denouncing the Oct. 27 massacre of...

November 9, 2018 12:28 pm
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NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins Donate Nearly $350K to Shooting Victims

The Pittsburgh Penguins donated nearly $350,000 Thursday to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh to benefit victims and families of the shootings at the Tree of Life Synagogue in...

November 9, 2018 10:38 am
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After 80 Years, Antisemitism Endures, but So Does Our Resolve to Confront It

This article was originally published in the Miami Herald. One week after the murder of 11 worshipers at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Shabbat,...

November 8, 2018 2:29 pm
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Bill Condemning Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Introduced in House of Representatives

A bipartisan resolution denouncing the Oct. 27 massacre of 11 Jewish worshipers at a synagogue in Pittsburgh by a white supremacist gunman was introduced in the...

November 5, 2018 9:03 pm
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Pope Condemns Antisemitism Amid Increase in Attacks on Jews

Pope Francis called on Monday for the eradication of antisemitism following an increase in attacks and hate crimes against Jews in several countries and said...

November 2, 2018 2:31 pm
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At Last of Funerals for Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Victims, Family and Friends Pay Tribute to ‘Bubbie’ Rose Mallinger

Mourners gathered in Pittsburgh on Friday for the funeral of the last and oldest of 11 victims gunned down in a massacre at a synagogue,...

November 1, 2018 11:07 am
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Amid Pittsburgh Funerals, Synagogue Massacre Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Appearing defiant and swaggering, the man charged with killing 11 worshipers in a Pittsburgh synagogue, pleaded not guilty on Thursday in a federal court as...

Culture

Patriots Owner Kraft Apologizes in First Statement Since Charges

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft apologized on Saturday in his first public statement since he was charged for soliciting...

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Give Hamentashen to White House Reporters for Purim

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner gave hamentashen to White House reporters on Wednesday for...

Israel’s Other Founding Fathers and a Vanquished World

Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2019). “Time...

Features

Albert Einstein’s Brilliance, Humor, and Literal Connection to Israel

JNS.org - One thing is for sure: While the writing on the pages...

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

World

Brexit Up in the Air as May Faces Possible Plot, Parliament Tries to Grab C...

The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union was in disarray on Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May faced a...

Israel

Heads of State: Honduras to Open Diplomatic Mission in Jerusalem, Romania t...

The prime minister of Romania announced on Sunday that her country will move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, while the...

Middle East

Islamic State ‘Caliphate’ Defeated, Yet Threat Persists

US-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State's last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating its rule over a self-proclaimed "caliphate," but the jihadists remain a threat from sleeper cells...

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