Sunday, November 18th | 10 Kislev 5779

Subscribe

Posts Tagged: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

November 13, 2018 11:18 am
0

Pittsburgh and the Uniqueness of Antisemitism

Antisemitism is frequently viewed as “the canary in the coal mine.” It signals a more general climate of prejudice that manifests itself in an increasing...

November 5, 2018 10:48 am
0

Brandeis Center Launches Initiative to Train Law Students to Fight Antisemitism

JNS.org - In the aftermath of the Oct. 27 shooting at the Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh, a new initiative was launched on Friday for law...

October 31, 2018 3:54 pm
0

‘This Man Took a Bullet for the Jewish People,’ Rabbi Says of Officer Injured in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

A police officer who was wounded after being one of the first responders to arrive at the scene of Saturday's shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue...

October 30, 2018 10:23 am
0

Inspired by Jewish Friend, Iranian Immigrant Raises Nearly $1 Million Online for Tree of Life Synagogue

JNS.org - Iranian immigrant Shay Khatiri created an online fundraiser for the victims of Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh after waking up on his...

October 29, 2018 11:23 am
0

Empire State Building Goes Dark in Memory of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims

The lights of the Empire State Building in New York City were turned off on Sunday night in honor of the victims of the Pittsburgh...

October 29, 2018 9:21 am
0

Shooting Triggers Lockdowns, Then Locked Arms in Pittsburgh Community

The gunshots that tore through a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday first triggered lockdowns in houses of worship across the city. Then they brought forth an...

October 28, 2018 11:33 am
0

Security Increased in France Around Jewish Places of Worship

JNS.org - After the shooting in a synagogue in Pittsburgh which left eleven people dead on Saturday, France’s Interior Minister Christophe Castaner assured that security...

October 28, 2018 10:34 am
0

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect Likely Acted Alone, Official Says

The suspected gunman who killed 11 worshippers at a Pittsburgh synagogue in the most deadly attack ever on the Jewish community in the United States...

October 28, 2018 10:28 am
0

Jewish Celebrities Share Messages of Solidarity, Heartbreak Following Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

A number of Jewish actors and actresses posted on Twitter messages of solidarity in the aftermath of Saturday's deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, in which 11...

October 27, 2018 1:42 pm
0

Eleven Dead in Mass Shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue

Eleven people were killed in a mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday morning. According to the local CBS affiliate KDKA, a man described...

Features

Devastated California Jewish Communities Fight Fire with Light

JNS.org - Their voices filled with emotion, Chabad rabbis from across California made clear their determination to help people in...

Trauma and Terror: The View From Israel’s South

The sound of crunching under my feet made me wince. Amidst the debris, lay the belongings of the residents of a four-story...

World

Business as Usual as UN Committee Passes Nine Resolutions Slamming Israel i...

A special committee of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday voted in favor of nine resolutions attacking the State...

Israel

US Opposes UN Golan Resolution, Wins Israeli Praise

The United States opposed on Friday for the first time an annual draft resolution at the United Nations calling on Israel to rescind its authority over the occupied Golan Heights,...

Middle East

CIA Believes Saudi Crown Prince Ordered Journalist’s Killing

The CIA believes Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday, complicating President Donald Trump's...

Algemeiner.com