With just 2 years left before the close of the 2nd decade of the 21st century, the United States is bound to surpass Norway as the global record holder with the most number of people shot to death by a lone gun man, given the fact so little has changed to instill more gun control in this county while so much active effort has been taken to prevent it.Read more "A Decade of Unprecedented Death: Record Breaking Mass Shootings & The Need for Global Gun Control"
Orlando’s mass murders have been given distinction by being called the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. How can this be when it’s estimated over 100 black people were shot and killed during the East St. Louis Riots in Illinois in 1917 and roughly 150 Lacota Indians, 47 of them women and children were shot dead at the Wounded Knee Massacre in South Dakota in 1890.
The media is amiss for not stipulating that Orlando stands out as the worst case of mass shooting carried out by a lone gunman to date in American History. But even with these distinctions of darkness being clarified, Orlando’s horror is still very much connected to the tragedies which took place in East St. Louis and Wounded Knee by virtue of its displays of violence being concentrated towards a select group of people, namely the LGBT community.Read more "Unprecedented Hate: Orlando’s Massacre and its Karmic Ties to Mass Shootings of the Recent Past, Part II"
Norway’s 2011 mass murders are the worst in Scandinavian history since World War II. Hatred from that period echoes into the present day not only with the killer’s 1,500 manifesto where he claims to be a modern “Knight Templar” helping to fight against the “Islamification” of Europe but also it was discovered […]Read more "Norway’s Day of Deadly Discord: Homogeny, Patriotism, & Eris – Part III"
The Moon. The most miniscule of heavenly bodies is by far the biggest and brightest one seen from Earth’s evening sky. The tiniest sized among all the space rocks and gas ball giants has by far the most direct, causal effect on Planet Earth in numerous ways, the most obvious being the oceans’ tides. Modern […]Read more "Norway’s Day of Deadly Discord: Homogeny, Patriotism, & Eris – Part II"
Death is an event we are always unprepared for, no matter how well informed of its imminent arrival. Death always leaves us in a state of stupefied shock, regardless whether we saw its presence or not. Death has a finality that is irreversible and unchanging. Although an integral part of Life, for the most part, […]Read more "Norway’s Day of Deadly Discord: Homogeny, Patriotism, & Eris – Part I"