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Aurora, Colorado shooting ruling.

It looks like James Holmes is getting a life sentence for each victim of the Aurora, Co shooting. He also gets additional time as well. It’s always surprised me when people get multiple life sentences for crimes. 83 more words

Social Issues And Discussions

"Elected Officials Have Failed To Lead On Gun Regulation": How Many Must Die In Mass Shootings For Lawmakers To Act?

The alleged perpetrator of yet another mass shooting — this one in a Lafayette, Louisiana movie theater — had been “involuntarily committed” by his family, and reportedly had a history of domestic violence and mental illness. 922 more words


Colorado Sniper and Crazy Weather... Stay Safe!

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Today’s Challenge: Stay safe, but don’t let scary things keep you from living your life.

Yesterday, I learned of another random shooting in my area. 172 more words


Conservative Group Drops Image Of Obama From Ad

WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents whose children were killed in a Colorado theater shooting on Wednesday demanded a conservative group stop running ads featuring an image of Democratic Sen. 368 more words


Judge in Aurora Case Calls for Use of 'Truth Serum'— But Does It Work?

If accused Aurora mass shooter James Holmes wants to enter a plea of insanity in the “Batman” movie theater massacre, he will have to agree to narcoanalysis. 828 more words

Mental Health

A disquieting morning.

I will not be listening to the morning news while driving the kids to school for the next few years. I learned this today the hard way. 397 more words


The war against teachers as public intellectuals

by Henry A. Giroux

“A little learning is a dangerous thing.” — Alexander Pope

The tragic deaths of 26 people shot and killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., included 20 young children and two teachers.

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