Young Men Motivated by Hatred

August 05, 2019

Another weekend and another spate of terrorist shootings in America carried out by young men motivated by hatred toward people who are ostensibly different to them, to such an extent that they are willing to kill people in mass shootings. In the rush to come to an understanding as to why these...

Gun Control: Lessons from US History

March 12, 2018

More than mere weapons, guns serve many real and imaginary purposes in the minds of Americans.  Donald Trump is a professional troublemaker. Not even Republicans will deny that. As Paul Ryan scrambles to avoid a trade war provoked by Trump’s persistent intention to deploy his art of the...

America Doesn’t Need Any More Common-Sense Gun Control

March 06, 2018

We don’t need common-sense gun control measures. We need law enforcement to focus on domestic abusers. People across the world watched as yet another school shooting took the lives of students, teachers and coaches in Parkland, Florida. The cycle of AR-15 murders wasn’t surprising for...