“Life goes on. Celebrating goes on, rituals go on, this does not change any of that.”
“For people not to be armed, they’re crazy. I mean, they’re just nuts.”
“I wish the Holocaust really did happen,” the man wrote in one Facebook message.
“Anybody with an ounce of common sense and a thought for the future sees that it is a good thing.”
“He had his whole life ahead of him. He was only 20 years old. I don’t know how my life is supposed to carry on.”
The rabbi of the Falmouth Jewish Congregation said it’s the first such incident in his nearly 30 years leading the congregation.
One of the posters features an image of Adolf Hitler with the words “Did you forget about me?”
“It was a miracle that the door held,” said the leader of the Halle Jewish community.
“This is a shocking act of hate,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said.
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