#044–Why don’t they call white male mass shooters “terrorists”?

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The Chatty Introvert

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I am so sick of this crap.

I’m sick of these killings.

I’m sick of these “woe is me” stories of a guy who can’t hack it and says “screw the world, I’m taking you all down with me.”

I’m tired of white men (NOT BOYS, DAMMIT!) who haven’t figured out that sitting on your ass and being a white male isn’t going to get you very far anymore, be it job related or dating related.

And I’m really sick of the media and government not calling it like it is. I’m tired of them not calling these white male shooters “terrorists.”

I think its a simple formula: if your object is to maim or kill complete strangers that mean nothing to you and have never personally wronged you, because of some supposed belief you hold (whether nurtured, cultural, religious, etc.) and you find a way to…

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The power of Poetry

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turn it off . . .
bombings here . . .
there . . .
every fucking where . . .
men in blue . . .
harass, tase, shoot . . .
fearing the unknown . . .
so eliminate . . .
one wrong done . . .
don’t make another right . . .
blood, blood of blue . . .
living lives . . .
are lives that die . . .
black lives . . .
all lives . . .
by any means . . .
peaceful discord . . .
how many decades . . .
how many centuries . . .
what year is this . . .
hate me, love me . . .
the color of my skin . . .
black or white . . .
blindly I see hate . . .
I search for peace…

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