I’d like to talk about suicide.
Terrorist acts like the ones we’ve seen in Las Vegas, Orlando, and Sandy Hook in recent years are horrible. Slaughtering dozens (or hundreds) of innocent people is a horrific act, and it’s one that we should all flatly reject.
There are a lot of ways to look at the shooting in Alexandria.
We can (and should) criticize the continued resistance from the NRA and many politicians in Washington (who are largely but by no means exclusively Republicans) to implement common sense gun…