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'When is it not too soon?' Should mass shooting TV episodes be pulled?

After Wednesdays shootings, NBC postponed a Carmichael Show incident that handled handgun violence. But are TV structures doing America a disservice?

In an interview with Chelsea Handler, Jerrod Carmichael, the perform of NBCs The Carmichael Show, had some option messages for the network, which attracted an escapade of his show that dealt with a mass shooting on the heels of… 781 more words

Wife of Virginia shooter who targeted Republicans: 'I can't believe he did this'

Sue Hodgkinson struggled for terms as she made her first public statement since her husband assaulted a Republican congressional baseball practice

The wife of Virginia gunman James Hodgkinson… 470 more words

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How a Republican baseball practice in Virginia became 'a killing field'

In a rampage lasting 10 awful minutes, a gunman targeted Republican legislators as they held an early-morning practice in a picturesque park

America has been made to endure this pain before when a mass shooting desecrates its most cherished spaces: a schoolroom in Newtown; a cinema in Aurora; a church in Charleston. 1,892 more words

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No time to hate....

I had no time to Hate—
Because
The Grave would hinder Me—
And Life was not so
Ample II
Could finish—Enmity—
~ Emily Dickinson

Have you guess’d you yourself would not continue? 94 more words
Social Justice

The parallel tragedy

Normally tranquil Jonesboro was rocked in the first minutes of Mother’s Day when gunfire erupted at a private party in a popular downtown venue. Two suspects are in custody, accused of killing one person and wounding six others when they fired into the crowd. 811 more words

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Columns

4 dead, including police chief, in shooting at Ohio nursing home

KIRKERSVILLE, Ohio – A gunman fatally shot the police chief of an Ohio village and two nursing home employees Friday, and the suspected gunman was also found dead, a sheriff said. 216 more words

World

Kansas shooting raises safety concerns for foreigners in US: 'Do we belong here?'

FBI investigation into whether the shooting of two Indian men was a hate crime likewise raised questions about the White Houses rhetoric around immigration

The FBI is investigating whether the shooting of two Indian men at a rail in Kansas could be a hate crime, … 823 more words