The True Believer

Boston bombers, Boston Marathon, Tsarnaev brothers, psychology of intolerance, fanaticism

How do two guys come to believe, with absolute certainty, that murder is a moral necessity?

After Watertown, Can We Blame the Parents?

violence against children, mass shootings, families grief, death of a child, father's grief, raising children, raising killers, compassion, grief

JD Roberto asks: What can the fathers of children lost in other American tragedies—Oklahoma City, Columbine—teach us in their responses to grief?

The Scarlet Letter: A Is for “Armed”

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Which facts may the press ethically reveal about private citizens?

Violence and Victimization: Stereotypes of Dangerous Men

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Are male survivors of abuse more likely to become violent, themselves?