Tag: bullets

Guns, guns and more guns

One of these days, we are going to have to decide whether it is okay to have Americans dying because of gun violence. Since Friday, December 14, 2012, the date of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, over 480 Americans have died secondary to gun violence. The shooting that stands out, at least for me, is a three-year-old boy who somehow got a gun and shot himself in the head. A three-year-old child got his hands on a gun. Think about it. A three-year old child. This child was at the house of an Oklahoma state trooper. If anyone would know

Read More
Conservatives have no bullets left

The conservatives have stoked the right wing of their party to the max and have now run out of fuel. Need some convincing? Exhibit 1: Phyllis Schlafly stated that the real evil in our society is feminism. It is the root of teen age drop out, joblessness and the hundreds of other ills of our society. Without a drop of evidence, she threw this out. Is this 1969? The problem isn’t dead beat dads who walk out and don’t take care of their business, but the problem is women?  The problem isn’t that our schools are underfunded because conservatives have defunded

Read More
Kennedy dies

Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy From AP: Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, the liberal lion of the Senate and haunted bearer of the Camelot torch after two of his brothers fell to assassins’ bullets, has died at his home in Hyannis Port after battling a brain tumor. He was 77. For nearly a half-century in the Senate, Kennedy was a steadfast champion of the working class and the poor, a powerful voice on health care, civil rights, and war and peace. To the American public, though, he was best known as the last surviving son

Read More
Subscribe for updates!
ABOUT AUTHOR
Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

Books

A Letter to America

The Thirteeneth Juror

Where is The Outrage Topics
Categories
FOLLOW ME ON