Category Archives: Violence

For the Love of Books Part 3

David   David had just turned 10 last month.  He was quiet and polite child who wore glasses slightly too large for his small face.  He was a slight child, using an extra hole in his much too large belt.  … Continue reading

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Dangerous Drugs: Part 2

     Over the last few years, increasingly acts of random violence have been on the up rise.  One major factor in common- everyone is taking psychotropic drugs in some form or another.  These are mind altering drugs based on a … Continue reading

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Dangerous Drugs: The Link between Psychiatric Drugs & Violence (Part 1)

After the horrific shootings last week and hearing passing reports that the 20 year old shooter, Adam Lanza had been on anti depressants and remembering that past mass shooters  were also on antidepressants, made me research the prevalence of  medicating … Continue reading

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Slaughtering the Lambs

 Upon waking up today and checking my Twitter feed, I came across the news of the day.  28 people shot and killed in a Newtown CT elementary school, twenty of which children.  Sadly, this wasn’t an isolated instance of violence … Continue reading

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Drones: They Should Scare the Hell Out of You

Drones: They Should Scare the Hell Out of You   I read the news.  I consider myself somewhat of a “News Junkie” comparing sources, staying away from the mainstream as much as possible simply due to the over simplified and … Continue reading

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