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Good Laws Will Never Abolish All Evil

ocarol500 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 7:49 AM
The first step toward recovery is admitting the need ... and the second step is understanding that evil is not a thing or an entity but a result of wrong choices. Something like a "12-step" program might help some people find answers.

IT IS REMARKABLE how confident so many people are that they know what causes – and just how to prevent – horrific massacres like Friday's bloodbath at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.

In a TV interview over the weekend, one observer insisted that the mass-murder in Newtown was all too predictable, given America's failure to implement an obvious and desperately overdue reform. "Should we be so surprised that schools would become a place of carnage?" this individual demanded, showing no hint of uncertainty about exactly what needs to be fixed.

Who was that?

Was it Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, amplifying...