Tag Archives: mass shootings

Dear Parkland Students,

   Pictures Source I have heard your frustrations about the politicians not listening to you in regards to gun control.  I am not going to get into how I feel about gun control.  What I do want to talk about … Continue reading

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Time Waiting for a Bed: Psychiatric vs. Medical

Recently in my community, a 17 year old foster child was jailed for 3 weeks for a minor offense because there was no one to place her. This is inexcusable.  Article  The problem boils down to placement.  It is not … Continue reading

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How the Media is playing a Role in Recent shootings

The recent Navy yard shooting, Newton, Auroroa , Columbine, Virginia Tech…. I cringe every time I hear that there has been a mass shooting. This is because I anticipate that it won’t take long before the media will find out … Continue reading

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