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The Newtown Tragedy

anderson659 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 5:10 PM
Last year in Chicago more people were murdered than soldiers who lost their lives in combat in Afghanistan, same with New York city, both who have the strictest gun laws in the country. In Chicago people are afraid, they are designated victims for progressive thugs. politicians in Chicago are progressives, they do not care about innocent people. Like the Oakland mayor said, arm yourself, the police cannot protect you. He knew what he was talking about.

As the mother of five-year-old twins in a small town not too far from New York city, yesterday's events in Newtown hit close to home -- literally and figuratively.  It's hard to imagine the depths of shock, sorrow and anguish rippling throughout our community in the wake of yesterday's hideous crime.

It is a terrible, terrible thing to be reminded, once again, of how powerful, how senseless and how ugly the face of evil can seem.  It is terrible even to have to acknowledge that such evil exists in the world.  But it does, and there's no use in...