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Trump speaks for me

Featured image Every time I attended Shabbat services at Temple of Aaron — like Tree of Life, home to the largest conservative Jewish congregation in town, at least on our side of the river — I always thought about an atrocity like the one committed this morning in Pittsburgh. Driving into the temple parking lot, I would see the police cruiser parked in the far corner to remind me of the possibilities »

And now, the Pittsburgh synagogue shootings

Featured image Now comes the horrifying news that at least eight people have been killed at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue by an insanely anti-Semitic (“all Jews must die”) shooter at services this morning. He has just been identified as Robert Bowers and Heavy has already posted five fast facts on Bowers. Four police officers were wounded before a suspect was taken into custody. His name is Robert Bowers. Earlier this week »

Arrest made

Featured image CNN reports: “JUST IN: Federal authorities have arrested a man in connection to the suspected explosive packages, according to multiple law enforcement sources.” Department of Justice spokesman Sarah Isgur Flores has confirmed the report and announced a press conference early this afternoon. One can reasonably hope that the end is in sight. We can confirm one person is in custody. We will hold a press conference at the Department of »