Washington Navy Yard Shooting

Sherrie Lawson, 43, Denver. Washington Navy Yard, Sept. 16, 2013. Sherrie Lawson was in a meeting with colleagues when she
Americans who live through mass shootings often need extensive mental health treatment. Charity can't pay for it all.
"There are no signs of a shooting, a shooter, or victims," the Navy said in a statement. The location had previously dealt
Simply changing the verbiage and discussion about these tragedies does not address the underlying issues and concerns in the first place. For those with mental health instability, in whatever form and whatever the label, our country has failed them and our mental health system remains broken.
The Experts acknowledged that it pulled Alexis off his Newport assignment for a few days rest. But the company allowed him
This article is dedicated to Bruce (lead photo), my son's favorite Basset Hound, a certified therapy dog who gave comfort
I know that it is not a simple or easy task to make these decisions about who we provide treatment for, and in what setting, especially since it involves the civil rights of individuals. But I cannot help but conclude the pendulum has swung too far in one direction.
Footage released by the FBI on Wednesday shows Aaron Alexis walking with a shotgun through the Washington Navy Yard moments
After a week which began with 12 killed at a Navy Yard shooting in Washington, and continued with 13 shot at a South Side park in Chicago, we still can't get Congress to pass legislation on background checks.
It is the aftermath where the president and other leaders once again offer their "deepest sympathy to the families and friends of the victims, and where we all wipe tears from our eyes, go home -- and nothing happens.
The Navy Yard. The Farmers Market. The Second Amendment...
Thirteen people died in Monday's massacre, including the shooter, 34-year-old Aaron Alexis. Click here to read Palin's op
I believe that in the interest of the greater good would be federal legislation mandating anyone with certain psychiatric diagnoses (Paranoid Schizophrenia, certain types of dementia, and other psychotic disorders) be entered into a federal database, prohibiting them from gun ownership.
No one knows what it's like to be a dead mass murderer. But for about 20 minutes on Monday, Rollie Chance got about as close to that experience as you can get.
WASHINGTON -- No one knows what it's like to be a dead mass murderer. But for about 20 minutes on Monday, Rollie Chance got
I delivered this sermon on Rosh Hashanah morning. Who knew by the time I would be able to edit and publish it we would be faced with yet another mass murder, this time at the Washington Navy Yard? If ever there was a time that we Americans must speak up about sane and sensible gun control the time is now.
Every time there is an incident of gun violence, we are told that it is the fault of an individual. This is a distraction that keeps us from examining a failing system.
The gunman who killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday began his rampage by heading directly to the fourth
USIS, working as a contractor for the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), conducted a background review of Aaron Alexis
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