Reports now say that eight people are dead.
This inexcusable omission is on par with erasure, which does nothing to address the underlying issues that drove the gunman to action.
“Are you sad that 50 pedophiles were killed today? Um no, I think that’s great! I think that helps society.”
Today I grieve for the fallen, but I also grieve for us, that must continue to live in a world plagued by intolerance.
People have the right to practice religion, but we need to push harder against extremist fanaticism of all kinds, from all hate-based organizations wishing to do harm.