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Pittsburgh: 1 Year Later

Video: “It Shouldn’t Take A Tragedy To Bring People Together Like That”

Pittsburgh: One Year On

One year after the Tree of Life massacre, we spoke to Squirrel Hill resident and leader of the Pittsburgh Bend The Arc chapter, Jonathan Mayo, on how the shooting impacted him: "It shouldn't take a tragedy like this to bring people together."

פורסם על ידי ‏‎The Jewish Week‎‏ ב- יום רביעי, 30 באוקטובר 2019

As part of our series of special reports on “Pittsburgh: One Year Later” we spoke to Jonathan Mayo, a Squirrel Hill resident and leader of Bend The Arc’s Pittsburgh chapter, on how the shooting impacted him. He hopes it encourages people in the Jewish community to unite with other communities targeted by hate. “I’m hopeful that, if nothing else, this will make more people turn outward rather than inward,” he said.

More coverage on the one-year anniversary of the Tree Of Life massacre here — stories of trauma and hope, lingering wounds and signs of healing.

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