The Male Shooter Epidemic


James Lorello asks us to consider creating authentic relationships with young men to curb violence.

Every Boy Needs a Bull Elephant, and You’re the Elephant


We can learn from elephants how to stop mass shootings. Kozo Hattori explains.

Why the UCSB Shooter Has A Lot of Women Freaked Out


Lynn Beisner explains why many women are flipping out over the misogynous UCSB Shooter.

Chicago Police: Number of Shootings and Homicides Down From Last Year

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According to official reports, Chicago police have seized more than 3,500 illegal guns during the first 6 months of this year.

Robert F. Kennedy and Me

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On the 45th anniversary of his death, Deborah A. Lott describes the reaction to the assassination of Bobby Kennedy: in the Ambassador Hotel where he was scheduled to speak, and in the days and years after.

What Are You Prepared to Do?

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In case of a violent attack, J. A. Drew Diaz says that it’s time to embrace the corollary to the Boy Scout motto: be prepared to fight back.

Shame and Violence: The Connecticut School Shooting and Hate


Tragedy comes from repressed shame, not from being too permissive with people.

Former Skinhead From ‘Life After Hate’ Offers Insight Into Sikh Temple Shooting

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A stunning video from ormer Skinhead Arno Michaelis speaks about the Sikh Temple shooting, the origins of hate, and how we all can look inside ourselves to learn how to break free from hate.

“Culture celebrates weaponry and violence to where the hero can rampage without consequence (and is rewarded).”


This is a comment by Rob on the post “Not a Joke: Why Do Our Boys Keep Up the Mass Shootings?”

3rd Child Dead in Ohio

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How did guns, video games, war and manhood play a role?