Richard Nixon's commuting of mass murderer Lt. William Calley made defending war criminals and mass murderers respectable among a large segment of the conservative-minded population. In the segregation world where defending lynch-murder had been passed down from generation to generation, admiring deliberate murder when done for racial reasons was already respectable. And carpet-bombing of cities beginning in the Second World War had also legitimized the killing of civilian noncombatants in many people's minds.
Kyle Dube was charged in Nichole Cable's death. Authorities in Maine believe they have discovered her body in a wooded area 20 miles from her home. She was last seen by her parents at her home around 9 p.m. on May 12. Her parents be... Read Post
William Calley and the alleged Pan Am bomber were both convicted of mass murder. Yet Calley's recent appearances have provoked no outrage. Why the double standard? ... Read Post