Media Response to Attack on Jerusalem School

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International Media


Burned Books in the Holy Land

Time Magazine, December 2014

OPINION Refusing to be enemies in Jerusalem

Boston Globe, December 2014

Arsonist target an Arabic-Hebrew bilingual school in Jerusalem 

The Washington Post, November 2014

VIDEO Jerusalem Hand in Hand School Offers a Different Way

The Media Line, December 2014

How Israel Reacted to a Racist Attack on a Jewish-Arab School

Tablet, December 2014

OPINION Hand in Hand schools are proof Jews and Arabs can live together in peace  

Jewish News onLine UK December 2014

Jerusalem violence ebbs

The Jewish Chronicle Online, December 2014

Suspects arrested in Jerusalem school arson attack: Police (Lebanon)

The Daily Star, December 2014

Suspects nabbed in Israeli school arson attack

Al Arabiya News, December 2014

Flash - Suspects arrested in Jerusalem school arson attack,

France 24, December 2014

Jerusalem el-Quds' Jewish-Arab school attacked (Iran)

Press TV, December 2014

Suspected arson attack targets Jerusalem school (Saudi/Pan-Arab)

Al Arbiya, December 2014

Suspects arrested in Jerusalem school arson attack

Al-Monitor, December 2014

Arson Attack at Jerusalem's "Greenhouse" of Jewish-Arab Coexistence

Jewish Exponent, December 2014

JFNA Condemns Attack on Jewish-Arab Bilingual School

Jewish Federations News, December 2014

Jerusalem, Arab-Jewish School Torched    

The Jewish Daily Forward, November 2014

Arab-Jewish School Torched; Anti Arab Graffiti at Site

The Jewish Press, November 2014

Max Rayne Hand in Hand School: Arsonists attack Jerusalem school where Jews and Muslims learn side by side     

The Independent, December 2014

Jerusalem School, Largest Arab-Jewish Cultural Institution in Israel, Set Afire

International Business Times, November 2014

Jérusalem: incendie criminel dans une école symbole d’une possible coexistence (France)

Liberation Monde (World) November 2014

Israeli police say fire damages bilingual Jerusalem school in apparent extremist attack

Fox News November 2014

Vandals target Israeli school that brings together Arabs, Jews

Los Angeles Times November 2014

Israeli politicians condemn attack on Jerusalem school (China)

Xinhua, November 2014

Jewish-Arab school targeted in racist attack  (Dubai) 

Gulf News, November 2014


Local Media (English)


When setting fire to a bilingual school is no longer "racist"  

+972 April 2015


Brothers take plea deal for arson at bilingual school 

The Times of Israel April 2015

Two suspects confess to arson at Jerusalem Jewish-Arab school 

Haaretz April 2015

Jerusalem bilingual school arsonists given heavy sentence  

Ha'aretz, July 2015

Jerusalem school hit by arson attack creates menorah used at White House Hanukka event 

The Jerusalem Post, December 2014

Arab-Jewish school's Menorah lights up White House Hanukkah Party

The Times of Israel, December 2014

State indicts 3 in arson of bilingual Hebrew-Arabic school in Jerusalem 

The Jerusalem Post, December 2014

Jerusalem court indicts 3 for arson at Jewish-Arab school

Ha'aretz, December 2014

PHOTOS: Following arson, thousands march with integrated J'lem school

+972, December 2014

Gag order lifted: Police arrest suspects in Jewish-Arab School arson

Ha'arretz, December 2014

Police: Arrests made in arson of bilingual Hebrew-Arabic school in Jersalem

The Jerusalem Post, December 2014

Susupects arrested in bilingual school torching,

The TImes of Israel, December 2014

Suspects Arrested in Connection with Israeli Coexistence School Arson Attack,

JP  Updates, December 2014

Thousands March for co-existence after Jewish-Arab school arson

The Times of Israel, December 2014

Jewish and Arab students show solidarity after "price tag" fire at school

The Jerusalem Post, December 2014

Can Israeli civil society heal the Arab-Jewish rift?

The Times of Israel, December 2014

After arson, parents at Jewish-Arab school fear kids are at risk 

Ha'aretz, December 2014                                                          

Like school arsonists, Netanyahu rejects Arab-Jewish coexistance     

+972, December 2014

Blaze at Arab-Jewish school in Jerusalem suspected as arson

JTA, November 2014

Israeli Fanatics Burn Classrooms in Jewish-Arab School in Jerusalem (Palestine)

IMEMC, November 2014 

Hundreds rally in support of bilingual school after attack   

The Times of Israel, November 2014

Politicians roundly condemn attack on bilingual school 

The Times of Israel, November 2014

Opinion Terra incognita: Is seperate education working in Israel?     

The Jerusalem Post, November 2014

Someone Would Rather Burn My Son's School Than Let Jews and Arabs Co-Exist

Ha'aretz, November 2014

Suspected Arson Attack Damages Jerusalem's Jewish-Arab School  

Ha'aretz, November 2014


Local Press Media (Hebrew)

Opinion There is NO Coexistence With Cancer (Hebrew)

Yediot Ahronot, December 2014



Radio Who Would Burn Down a School Teaching Co-Existence?

The Voice of Israel, November 2014






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