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December 19, 2012

MEEKS: We need more than gun control

David Brooks, a conservative columnist for The New York Times and one of my favorite commentators, made an excellent point following the senseless killing of 28 people on this past Friday in Connecticut. He said, “We need more than gun control to manage this kind of mass violence.” He went on to say, “We need to address the mental health issues involved in such cases and the press needs to stop talking about the shooters and refuse to publicly name them.”

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