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Pittsburgh grapples to explain synagogue tragedy to children

One of the challenges faced by the Pittsburgh Jewish community in the wake of the recent tragedy is how to talk about it with children. Read more.

After Pittsburgh, moments of hope from rabbis, Muslims and first responders

As the Jewish community nationwide was rocked by the shooting Saturday morning at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, rabbis, first responders and others across the country offered messages of hope amid sadness. Read more.

Readers respond to the tragedy in Pittsburgh

The Washington Post shares letters from readers responding to the massacre in Pittsburgh. Read more.

Pittsburgh killing aftermath bares Jewish rifts in Israel and America

Remarks from GA 18 Co-Chair Danna Azrieli address the differences between Israel and North America, evident after the tragedy in Pittsburgh. Read more.

Statement from JFNA Leaders on Pittsburgh shooting

Statement from Mark Wilf, Chair of the Board, and Jerry Silverman, President & CEO, The Jewish Federations of North America.

With broken hearts, but unbroken resolve, The Jewish Federations of North America join the entire Jewish community and decent people everywhere in expressing grief an…