The only solution to violence

After the shootings at the Aurora movie theater, the Milwaukee Sikh temple, and now Family Research Council in Washington, D.C., I'm hearing renewed talk about banning guns. It's something of a ritual, and the well-known rubrics describe the basic order of events: man commits atrocity, nation stands aghast, nation looks for answers, nation comes up short, people advise the prohibition of firearms.But Americans don't have a corner on violence, and it's instructive to see how such violence is … [Read more...]