January 10, 2011

Mental Illness Not an Explanation for Violence

Vaughan Bell, Slate


Shortly after Jared Lee Loughner had been identified as the alleged shooter of Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, online sleuths turned up pages of rambling text and videos he had created. A wave of amateur diagnoses soon followed, most of which concluded that Loughner was not so much a political extremist as a man suffering from " Read Full Article ››

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