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We've got a serious problem.

Its almost like I can’t turn on the TV anymore without hearing news of someone being killed. Innocent civilians filming a morning news segment, innocent people praying in church, innocent people watching a movie, kids attending class…the list is endless. 467 more words


The Tragedies of Mary Shelley

On the 30th of August 1797, English novelist Mary (Wollstonecraft) Shelley was born in London. She was the wife and muse of Romantic poet and philosopher Percy Bysshe Shelley, daughter of political philosopher William Godwin and of philosopher and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft. 804 more words


Mental Illness and gun violence

I am writing this as another gun tragedy has plagued the United States. I think it is a tragedy that we do not have answers to our mental health issues. 206 more words

A Local News Reporter And Her Cameraman Were Killed By A Gunman Live On-Air In Virginia

Screen grab being shared on social media shows apparent black-clad gunman opening fire on @WDBJ7 crew in Moneta, Va. pic.twitter.com/sqW1C2NwQy

— Micah Grimes (@MicahGrimes) August 26, 2015…

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Need the bad to enjoy the good

People who get pain wish that pain never existed, just pleasure. They don’t realize that this world is made in such a way that there has to be night before it becomes day. 229 more words


Bumble Bee Foods Will Pay $6M For Worker Who Was Killed In Pressure Cooker

Almost three years after a Bumble Bee Foods worker was killed when he was accidentally locked inside a pressure cooker he was repairing, his employer will have to pay $6 million for “willfully violating worker safety rules” as part of a settlement agreement announced by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office. 624 more words