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Sri Lankan Killings: Few Answers

The toll for the deadly blasts this morning in Sri Lanka continues to climb. As of the moment, news outlets are reporting that 207 people had died and 450 had been injured in the bombings. However, those numbers could change. The Sri Lankan government has shut down major social media platforms, such as Facebook, in…

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Why Are White Killers Humanized?

Here’s an interesting question that’s been posed over on MSNBC site. To wit, after the New Zealand mass killing, at least some media outlets went out of their way to present the killer as a human being. In other words, white mass murderers are not “terrorists.” They are “shooters.” By contrast, notes NBC, Black or…

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Once Again, Horror…

Once again we have a mass killing. Once again, it is at a school. Once again, the victims were among the most innocent among us. Once again, the murderer had a long history of demonstrated madness, and yet…while denied meaningful treatment…was able to get guns. And, once again, the NRA assumes radio silence…while the GOP,…

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