EDITORIAL: An Attack On One Is An Attack On All
EDITORIAL: An attack on one is an attack on all
Last week, another wave of anti-Semitic bomb threats, cemetery vandalism and physical attacks swept across Indiana and the country.
Hundreds of headstones at Jewish cemeteries in Philadelphia and St. Louis were knocked over or shattered. In 11 states, bomb threats targeting preschools were called in to Jewish Community Centers, the fifth wave of threats in 2017.
The Jewish Community Center in Indianapolis was a target of these threats, forcing it to evacuate and shut down until the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department’s bomb squad called an all clear.
The Indianapolis JCC, its staff and local law enforcement were highly prepared, anticipating the …