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Posts Tagged: synagogue shooting

October 10, 2019 6:33 am

Sadly, German Synagogue Was Better Protected Due to Past Attacks

In the Times of Israel (TOI) account of the first person shooter video made by the neo-Nazi murderer Stephan Balliet, he is described as being...

May 1, 2019 9:36 am

The Poway Chabad Synagogue Tragedy Has a Local History

Nicknamed “the city in the country,” Poway was once a sleepy agricultural community in northern San Diego County, until it boomed with the addition of...

April 30, 2019 1:02 pm

What if There’s No Way to Stop Another Synagogue Shooting? - Why did a madman enter a synagogue in Poway, California, and begin shooting? And what can we do to stop another such extremist...

April 29, 2019 10:02 am

Chabad Statement Expresses Concern Over More Antisemitic Attacks - Chabad-Lubavitch leaders worldwide are warning Jewish communities about the possibility of more antisemitic attacks like the Saturday synagogue shooting in Poway, Calif., on the last...

November 14, 2018 10:48 am

Pittsburgh 2018: A French Moment for the American Jewish Community

October 3, 1980 was a special day on the Jewish calendar. Jews around the world celebrated both Shabbat and Simchat Torah that day. Inside Copernic...

November 13, 2018 11:18 am

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 2, 2018 11:02 am

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...

October 28, 2018 7:27 am

Names of Dead, Possible Motive to Be Released in Mass Shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue

The names of those shot dead by a gunman yelling "All Jews must die" will be released on Sunday after the deadliest attack on the...


Severe Storm Flattens Sukkahs From New Jersey to Boston

A fierce wind and rainstorm wreaked havoc on sukkahs from New Jersey to Boston, leaving a path of destruction that...

Saluting One of the Last Living Heroes of Israel’s Fight for Independence - When Harold “Smoky” Simon grins at you, it’s hard to remember...

Sukkot: A Jewish Thanksgiving - Sukkot is akin to a Jewish Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving in America, no matter their religion or background, families...


Afghans Search for Bodies After at Least 69 Killed in Mosque Explosions

Police and local people searched on Saturday for more bodies in the rubble of a mosque in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province after bomb blasts in which at least 69 people...


Israel’s Medical Cannabis Reform Continues to Benefit Almost No One

CTech - Israel’s medical cannabis patients are taking another step in their battle against the country’s new regulations, which came into full effect in early September. Intended to help standardize...

Middle East

Lebanon Protesters Keep Pressure on Government as Reform Deadline Nears

Protesters in Lebanon returned to the streets early on Sunday, keeping pressure on Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri as a self-imposed deadline to deliver a package of badly needed reforms for...

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