mass shootings


Can we stop making terrorists and shooters famous?

Carolyn Moynihan | 28 July 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: mass shootings, media ethics, terrorist attack
Le Monde makes a first move.


Who owns the horror?

Zac Alstin | 14 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: homosexuality, Islamic terrorism, mass shootings, massacres, United States
49 innocent people have died. Why is the tragedy dividing the nation instead of uniting it?


Family ties

Michael Cook | 14 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: gun control, homophobia, Islam, Islamic terrorism, mass shootings
Islam, homophobia and guns all played a role in the tragedy in Orlando. But what about family dysfunction?


Are these horrific mass killings really happening ‘daily’?

Robert Hutchinson | 07 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: mass shootings, statistics
Before panicking, look at the facts.


Do more guns mean fewer shootings?

Frederic Lemieux | 04 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: gun control, mass shootings
A criminologist debunks gun violence myths.


Abortion, guns and crazy loners: a toxic mix

Carolyn Moynihan | 01 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, mass shootings, Planned Parenthood, rampage shooting
Would this madness have happened if Planned Parenthood's only business was saving lives?


Looking in the wrong places to explain another mass murder

Michael Cook | 26 May 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: divorce, mass shootings, misogyny, pornography, rampage shooting
Why haven't the media zeroed in on the divorce of Elliot Rodger's parents?


Safe in the right hands

William Stearman | 17 October 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: family breakdown, gun control, mass shootings
A retired military and foreign affairs expert makes the case for allowing Americans to have and carry guns.


In the aftermath of horror

Sheila Liaugminas | 17 December 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: culture of peace, culture of violence, gun control, interfaith prayer service, mass shootings, mental illness, Newtown, Sandy Hook school shootings


Norway’s theatre of the absurd

Theron Bowers | 25 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Anders Behring Breivik, justice, mass shootings, Norway, psychiatry
The psychiatrists and prosecutors are crazier than the man who killed 77 innocent people last year.


Lessons from the island of Utøya

Michael Cook | 24 April 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Breivik, mass shootings, morality, Norway
The trial of a Norwegian mass murderer puts contemporary moral standards in the dock as well.


Googling for madness

Michael Cook | 26 July 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Google, internet, mass shootings, Norway
Anders Behring Breivik absorbed all of his murderous ideology from the internet.


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