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Comic Book 'Warrens' Split Coverage in Local Dailies

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Ain’t Sayin’) is unquestionably a political force on the national scene. But now she’s a comic book “Force” as well, although that means very different things in today’s Boston dailies. 47 more words

Jared Loughner Is Allegedly Suing His Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords for $25 Million

In 2011, Jared Lee Loughner shot former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in the head during one of her public meetings with her constituents. She survived the attack, but Loughner killed six other people during the… 206 more words


Giffords visits Minnesota to launch coalition to help prevent gun violence

Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords came to Minnesota Thursday to launch a new coalition to help prevent gun violence.

At Augsburg College – the first of three events on Thursday – Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly announced the Minnesota Coalition for Common Sense. 354 more words


Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Canvass Denver Neighborhood For Hillary Clinton

DENVER (CBS4) – Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, canvassed a Denver neighborhood for Hillary Clinton on Sunday.

On Saturday the couple held a roundtable discussion with local advocates on gun control. 41 more words


Mentally Ill Require A Different Set Of Rules: "Crazy: A Father´s Search..."


Category Archives: criminalization of mental illness

The mentally ill require a different set of rules

Apr 16

Posted by exconned


By Pete Earley… 725 more words

Robert Matthew Goldstein reblogged this on Art by Rob Goldstein and commented:

Our system prevents the mentally ill from getting treatment and then incarcerates and or executes us when violent symptoms emerge. It doesn't matter if people who are getting care don't get violent if they don't get the care. The really crazy part is they our system makes people sane so it can execute them.

January 08 – Tragedy In Tucson

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.” 474 more words

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