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How do we help children cope with community tragedies, like the recent hate crimes in the news?

How do we help children cope with community tragedies, like the recent hate crimes in the news?
Answer By: 
Rabbi Victor S. Appell

Once again, innocent lives have been lost to gun violence.  No doubt our children will hear about the events in Orlando. What makes this tragedy especially poignant is that it targeted a club popular with the gay community and occurred during Gay Pride month. These resources can help you speak to your children in constructive and reassuring ways: Helping Children to Process Acts of Terrorism.