Category Archives: Murder

A Culture of Violence

We Americans have embraced a culture of violence. We have allowed it to permeate our lives, like cancer growing and spreading through every pore in our body. The rest of the world must think all of us are insane to live … Continue reading

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Remember Them

Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34 years old Stanley Almodovar III, 23 years old Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20 years old Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22 years old Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36 years old Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22 years old Luis S. Vielma, 22 … Continue reading

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Forty-nine New Names

I’m at a loss this evening. I spent the day trying to come to grips with the mass murder at a gay nightclub, Pulse, in Orlando, Florida, early this morning. Yesterday, only yesterday, with a heavy heart, I wrote about another … Continue reading

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How Many Gun Deaths Are Acceptable?

If you watch The Voice, you might be familiar with Christina Grimmie. She was third runner-up in season 6. Since then, her career has been taking off. After performing at a concert last night in Orlando, she was murdered. She … Continue reading

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