US gun violence: Yes, we have a problem

I wrote this blog post almost 5 years ago after the Sandy Hook mass shooting of school children. Remember that? Horror. Additional comments in red color, but the sad fact remains that America has the same senseless gun violence as it had then. Just in the last month,...

US gun violence: not a simple solution

              US gun violence is a problem.  Approximately 12,000 Americans are murdered each year with a firearm. This per capita homicide rate is 4x that of England and 6x that of Germany. In the 14 days after the sad day in Newton, CT, there have been 242 reported...