From Pittsburgh to Poway

April 30, 2019 by  
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When a natural or human-made disaster strikes my community, it’s my natural instinct to write about it. Read more

A never ending battle…writes Michael Kuttner

November 2, 2018 by  
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The massacre of Jewish worshippers in a Pittsburgh Synagogue has shattered any illusion that “it can’t happen here.” Read more

Grappling with the roots of anti-Semitism after Pittsburgh

November 2, 2018 by  
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As Jews around the world grieve for those who were slaughtered in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre, the reaction of many in both Jewish and non-Jewish circles has demonstrated a refusal to acknowledge the true significance of what happened. Read more

First four of 11 Jewish victims of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting laid to rest

October 31, 2018 by  
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The first of the 11 victims of Saturday’s shooting at the Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people and injured six others, was laid to rest on Tuesday. Read more

United Hatzalah en route to Pittsburgh, ZAKA volunteers waiting to enter Tree of Life Synagogue

October 29, 2018 by  
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As world Jewry reels following the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, United Hatzalah volunteers from Israel are on their way to the Jewish community in Squirrel Hill to help counsel witnesses and family members of those killed in the attack. Read more