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Media coverage of D.C. shooting distracts from policy reform

Media coverage of D.C. shooting distracts from policy reform

September 17, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Yesterday’s horrific events at the Washington Navy Yard join a long list of mass shootings that have occurred in the past few years. In the nine months since the Sandy Hook shooting, more than 24,000 people have died from gun-related incidents. There is a double standard in the reporting of gun violence. Journalists are hesitant to discuss reforms. The words “gun control” are rarely mentioned for fear of appearing insensitive by introducing an early political analysis of a tragedy, but ...

Ann Coulter presents extremist views

Ann Coulter presents extremist views

May 1, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Is Ann Coulter a brilliant satirist or is she just racist? I have always questioned the origins of Coulter’s opinions and whether she is simply a comedian who is being facetious. However, I think her anti-Muslim tirade on “The Sean Hannity Show” last week was candidly ignorant and went too far....

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