Social Media Flooded by Reports of Bomb Threats Against Jewish Day Cares, Preschools

By Mitchell Trinka | February 27, 2017

More than a dozen Jewish Community Centers that provide preschool and day care received bomb threats Monday. From Asheville, N.C., to Ann Arbor, Mich., the threats pushed thousands of children out of their classrooms and forced parents in several states to make emergency pickups.
The bomb threats follow two separate incidents of Jewish cemetery vandalism in St. Louis and Philadelphia, where more than 100 tombstones were toppled.
While it was not immediately clear whether the bomb threats were driven by anti-Semitism, law enforcement officials say they will be investigating whether these incidents should be considered hate crimes.
Politicians, parents, and neighbors took to social media Monday morning in response to the threats:

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