Tag Archives: Newtown

Mental illness: A difficult diagnosis with sometimes deadly | Latino Times

As I written about it many times since 2010, others are finally focusing on early identification of young men with mental illness. The Latino Times reports, " In many massacres, the killer was a young man in his late teens … Continue reading

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Teach Respect for Guns

There are no words to describe the maelstrom of feelings— especially guilt— that has gripped our nation since the news of the horrific carnage at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The weeklong introspection spurred by the inexplicable … Continue reading

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