Pittsburgh

Mass Shootings

The DOJ Wants the Death Penalty for the Accused Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

The shooter is accused of killing 11 people attending Shabbat services at the Tree of Life synagogue last October.
Tess Owen
8.26.19
Features

Pittsburgh's Rap Scene Is Wounded But Optimistic

Following the deaths of two of the city's most prominent exports, Mac Miller and Jimmy Wopo, rappers like Benji. and My Favorite Color are doing their best to pick up the pieces.
Casey Taylor
5.14.19
White Nationalism

The first congressional hearing on white nationalism since Charlottesville was a train wreck

Lawmakers and their guests railed against the media’s treatment of President Donald Trump and yelled about Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.
Tess Owen
4.10.19
Pittsburgh Shooting

Prosecutors seek death penalty for man accused of killing 11 at Pittsburgh synagogue

“Hatred and violence on the basis of religion can have no place in our society."
Tess Owen
10.31.18
Anti-Semitism

Canadian Jewish leaders worry Pittsburgh massacre could happen here

The mass murder has exposed links between anti-Semitism and anti-refugee racism.
Steven Zhou
10.31.18
Mass Shootings

After Pittsburgh, American Jews Are Mournful, Afraid, and Defiant

"We shouldn’t be shocked that something like this happened.”
Eve Peyser
10.30.18
Views My Own

A New American Civil War Feels Closer Than Ever After Pittsburgh

After the worst attack on Jews in American history, it's time to be afraid for the future.
E.J. Graff
10.29.18
Pittsburgh Shooting

Everything we know about the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect

The Pittsburgh shooting suspect’s darker, anti-Semitic persona, lived on social media — until Saturday morning.
Emma Ockerman
10.29.18
Pittsburgh Shooting

Gab booted off the internet after Pittsburgh shooting

Hours before a shooter burst into the Tree of Life synagogue during Saturday morning Shabbat services armed with multiple guns, he’d posted on Gab.
Tess Owen
10.29.18
Synagogue Shooting

Pittsburgh’s Jewish leaders to Trump: Stay away until you denounce white nationalism

Their letter said: "You yourself called the murderer evil, but yesterday’s violence is the direct culmination of your influence.”
Emma Ockerman
10.29.18
Synagogue Shooting

Multiple fatalities at mass shooting in Pittsburgh synagogue

Four police have been injured and at least eight people reportedly killed.
Tess Owen
10.27.18
Features

A Weekend at Heavy Metal Summer Camp Reminded Us Why We Love Riffs So Much

The bands, the friends, the venue, the city, and even the free bottled water—Migration Fest was the summer weekend of our collective hesher dreams.
Teddie Taylor
8.9.18
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