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"A glance at US mass shootings"

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Is it me or is anyone noticing that in the past couple of weeks there has been a lot of senseless "mass shootings" in the mainstream media? Of course, my first thought is that of the agenda of the media, but let's consider that the frequency of "mass" or otherwise "unidentified victims" shooting has increased in the past year. I'm sure many out there will rush immediately to the "gunshow loop hole" or attach themselves to the availability of guns in America as causing Americans to go nuts. Perhaps you are that weak but inanimate objects don't speak to me and tell me to do bad things. Has gun violence in America increased? No, in fact according to the US Department of Justice, handgun violence is roughly half of that 15 years ago. Do Americans have increased access to these killing machines forcing them to mow down people? No, for the last 15 years, gun legislation in America has remained between flat to increased restriction.

A more plausible explanation revolves around the state of the world and the economy. A pushing stressor on already compromised people driving a breaking point. Outside of survivalists, everyone else is an ostrich with their head in the sand over just how bad the economy really is. One only venture over to Shadow Stats to understand how the US Government manipulates national employment to paint an artificially rosey picture. With REAL unemployment likely in the mid-teens instead of the 7-8% the government is claiming now, it is not hard understand how otherwise marginally people are "losing it". Is that to say the economy is to blame? No, no more than the implements of violence (guns, knives, etc...) are. Ulitmately, the perpetrators of these crimes are responsible.

Now what SEEMS to be increasing is "crazy" violence. Killings with victims mostly unrelated to the shooter, and a shooter profile that appears psychologically off-kilter. Now I'm sure your first impulse was to think: BAN CRAZY PEOPLE FROM OWNING GUNS. Well for the most part, they are already restricted. But one downside to our liberal national slide is to be reluctant to flag the crazy because that's just mean and insensitive to them. They're people too. Well they are, but if they are a danger to themselves or others, its needs to be dealt with.

Then what has changed in the past 15 years? The American medical system is increasingly finding new diseases to dope us up on so they can sell us their wares. If you were to believe the mainstream medical establishment and drug companies, one would believe we are in some kind of mental health crisis where we all need to be prescribed psychoactive drugs instead of confronting our small issues with personal responsibility. I challenge you to research the mass shootings for the past two decades and see just how many of the killers were on or were on psychoactive drugs. In fact, research in the mainstream has shown some anti-depressants to actually cause the user to become suicidal. The Citizens Commsission on Human Rights illustrates the dangers of the drugging of America:

"Even Ritalin's manufacturer warns that frank psychotic episodes can occur with abusive use, while the American Psychiatric Association's (APA) Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders states that the major complication of Ritalin withdrawal is suicide."

Additionally:

"Testing revealed that Eric Harris, one of the dead suspects in the Columbine incident, had therapeutic levels of Luvox in his blood. On May 4, 1999, ABC's affiliate in Colorado reported that Luvox is the trade name for fluvoxamine, which research shows can induce mania. This is substantiated in an American Journal of Psychiatry article entitled Mania and Fluvoxamine which states the drug can induce mania in some persons when it is given at normal doses.

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A psychiatrist and drug expert states: According to the manufacturer, Solvay, 4% of children and youth taking Luvox developed mania during short-term controlled clinical trials. Mania is a psychosis which can produce bizarre, grandiose, highly elaborated destructive plans, including mass murder…

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A 1985 investigation into Xanax, reported in The American Journal of Psychiatry, said that 58% of the treated patients experienced serious discontrol, i.e., violence and loss of control compared with only 8% who were given a placebo.

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In February of 1990, Dr. Marvin Teicher, a Harvard psychiatrist, reported in The American Journal of Psychiatry that six patients, who were depressed, but not suicidal, had developed intense, violent, suicidal preoccupation within weeks of taking Prozac."

The evidence is immense and no one is willing to acknowledge it. When do you hear the media reporting the hype on the anti-depressants the latest killer was taking? Instead they focus on getting the gun portion of the story wrong (because modern journalism involves not understanding your subject) and finding blame in steel instead of the person and the professionals behind the killer.

Again, I challenge you to read media broadcasts like the following with a discerning eye and investigating how many of these were contributed or caused by the medical establishment run amok:

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• March 10, 2009: Michael McLendon, 28, killed 10 people — including his mother, four other relatives, and the wife and child of a local sheriff's deputy — across two rural Alabama counties. He then killed himself.

• Feb. 14, 2008: Former student Steven Kazmierczak, 27, opened fire in a lecture hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, fatally shooting five students and wounding 18 others before committing suicide.

• Dec. 5, 2007: Robert A. Hawkins, 19, opened fire with a rifle at a Von Maur store in an Omaha, Neb., mall, killing eight people before taking his own life. Five more people were wounded, two critically.

• April 16, 2007: Seung-Hui Cho, 23, fatally shot 32 people in a dorm and a classroom at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, then killed himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

• Oct. 2, 2006: Charles Carl Roberts IV, 32, shot to death five girls at West Nickel Mines Amish School in Pennsylvania, then killed himself.

• March 21, 2005: Student Jeffrey Weise, 16, killed nine people, including his grandfather and his grandfather's companion at home. Also included were five fellow students, a teacher and a security guard at Red Lake High School in Red Lake, Minn. He then killed himself. Seven students were wounded.

• March 12, 2005: Terry Ratzmann, 44, gunned down members of his congregation as they worshipped at the Brookfield Sheraton in Brookfield, Wisconsin, slaying seven and wounding four before killing himself.

• March 5, 2001: Charles "Andy" Williams, 15, killed two fellow students and wounded 13 others at Santana High School in Santee, Calif.

• July 29, 1999: Former day trader Mark Barton, 44, killed nine people in shootings at two Atlanta brokerage offices, then killed himself.

• April 20, 1999: Students Eric Harris, 18, and Dylan Klebold, 17, opened fire at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., killing 12 classmates and a teacher and wounding 26 others before killing themselves in the school's library.

• May 21, 1998: Two teenagers were killed and more than 20 people hurt when Kip Kinkel, 17, opened fire at a high school in Springfield, Ore., after killing his parents.

• March 24, 1998: Andrew Golden, 11, and Mitchell Johnson, 13, killed four girls and a teacher at a Jonesboro, Ark., middle school. Ten others were wounded in the shooting.

• July 12, 1976: Edward Charles Allaway, a custodian in the library of California State University, Fullerton, fatally shot seven fellow employees and wounded two others.

• May 4, 1970: Four Kent State University students were killed by Ohio National Guard troops during a campus protest of the invasion of Cambodia. Nine people were wounded.

• Aug. 1, 1966: Charles Whitman opened fire from the clock tower at the University of Texas at Austin, killing 16 people and wounding 31."

 

 

 

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