Zen. Wrote:
Jul 23, 2012 2:52 PM
....expect more such violence. Young men, especially, are at risk. For young men who live in macho, patriarchal society, much is expected of them to live up to male cultural norms. These norms require a future with a good paying job, marriage, a family to support. But the reality of having a college degree but still living in the basement of their parents’ home, flipping hamburgers for a living, and driving the family car for transportation may be too mentally disturbing for some who flip out completely. But as these mass killers, ‘losers,’ demonstrate, they will not leave the world without leaving their mark on it in ways that are horrific. As a society, we cannot toss away the social safety net and not expect repercussions from those....