*LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW* The Rabbi of the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh on how to celebrate #RoshHashanah during COVID-19. -He also talks about his congregation which saw a horrific shooting that killed 11 and wounded 7 others in 2018.
Muslim groups have raised over $180,000 to help Pittsburghsynagogue shooting victims. "We're just repaying the favor," says Wasi Mohamed of the Islamic Center for Pittsburgh, who noted Muslims have felt similar support from the community in the past.
As you know, earlier today there was a horrific shooting targeting and killing Jewish Americans at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The shooter is in custody, and federal authorities have been dispatched to support state and local police...
In under a week, we saw the murders of two African Americans in Kentucky, the anti-Semitic mass shooting in a Pittsburgh synagogue, and mail bombs targeted to political opponents—all tied together by hatred & bigotry that must be defeated. We as a nation must unite against hate.
They were in synagogue for a religious baby naming ceremony, a Jewish tradition. What occasion could be more joyous? Until a maniac with an AR-15 and and arsenal of handguns started shooting. God bless the victims and the heroic 1st responders. And save our country from hate.