Tag Archives: Newtown CT

Robert Parry | The Right’s Second Amendment Lies 

Today’s American Right is drunk on some very bad history, which is as dangerous as it is false. …This gun fable is particularly insidious because it obstructs efforts by today’s government to enact commonsense gun-control laws and thus the false narrative makes possible the kinds of slaughters that erupt periodically across the United States…

When Wars Come Home

When Wars Come Home “A warrior society values its armed forces as heroic protectors of freedom, sending a message that the use of guns is morally essential.” By Charles Derber and Yale Magrass  Tuesday, 19 February 2013  Truthout | Op-Ed Police officers at a checkpoint during the manhunt Christopher Dorner, an ex-Los Angeles cop accused of three killings, […]

Susu Jeffrey> The War at Home: A Meditation on Mass Murder

The War at Home: A Meditation on Mass Murder A Drone Attack at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, killed 26 people. Twenty of the victims were children aged six and seven, and six adults, all women. The public is searching for motive and answers. The perpetrator, who committed suicide, was a young, white […]