We are the walking wounded | Darn Wright
Last updated 8/5/2022 at 10:05am
“I am the voice of Violence. You know me. You do. I’ve made my presence clear though you may pretend otherwise. We need each other, you and I” – Ellen Hopkins
Parents, teachers, students, ministers, first responders, journalists, and politicians have been saying for well over 10 years: “One mass murder is too much!”
But since 2009 we have had, and mournfully the number is growing, around 300 mass shootings with the end result being our children just moving targets.
As I noted at a major victim’s conference in Memphis: “We, the violent offender investigators, are just a ve...