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In Search of Meaning at Sandy Hook

James Carroll Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 1:50 PM
In my advancing years, I have come to see the "helping professions" as another side of the coin whose other face is the face of evil, criminals who hide behind the cloak of mental illness to work acts of pure evil on the populace. They are enabled and abetted, "mainstreamed" by bleeding hearts who in their radical egalitarianism see no difference between the twisted minds of the criminally insane and the normal people into whose midst the "compassionate" libertines release these savages. I see a similar situation in the "corrections" industry. Take away the badges and the uniforms, and you'll be hard pressed to tell the guards from the inmates in far too many cases. Shaved heads, neck tattoos, macho attitudes -- both tribes.

There are just some things children should never see.

Unfortunately for those who attend Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newton, Ct. they now have not only seen them but will have them burned in their memories for the better part of their lives. Being escorted by police, stepping over bodies of dead classmates, trying to avoid stepping in pools of blood, and simply getting out of your schoolhouse and back to the safety of the arms of a parent--would be trauma enough--even without the violent screams of terror and gunshot that preceded it.

The innocence of a child is...