Terrorist Targets Mosque and Synagogue: Some reflections

The suspect in the shooting on 27 April 2019 at a synagogue near San Diego, California in which one person was killed and three were injured, is a 19-year-old white man named John Earnest, according to Sheriff William Gore. One of the wounded was the Synagogue’s Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein who was shot in the hand during Shabbat services but insisted on finishing his sermon before being taken to the hospital. Gore confirmed that a manifesto in his name was published on an online message board popular with the far-right nationalists. The writer of the manifesto took credit for an...

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