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When Will the Shootings End?

“In retrospect Sandy Hook marked the end of the US gun control debate. Once America decided killing children was bearable. It was over.” This was a tweet from Dan Hodges three years after the Sandy Hook Massacre.

Fear is reactive and stems from unfamiliarity

I thought it a bit ironic that yesterday I released a podcast episode in which my guest, Richie Crowley, spoke of conversations he’d had with locals as he rode his bicycle across America. The topic: guns.

Feeling Marginalized and Discounted

At the heart of this, I believe, is the need for people to feel that they count, that they matter.

Identity and Attachment as a Salve

In 2008, then-Senator Obama made this remark:

Feeding Our Wolf

I don’t know when the shootings will end.

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Bold, fledgling entrepreneur, author, podcast host Discovering Courage, Finding Freedom, Living in France! Adventures.Insights. Stories. thecouragecatalyst.com

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