Why are we so silent?

In Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, and far too many places around the world we seem to be missing a major human rights violation. The treatment of women in these regions qualifies for barbarism by any standard, and the horrific state of affairs in these regions eclipses the rest of the world in its severity.

Good Guy with a Gun

So here is a good guy with a gun, here is a man who died trying to use his weapon to stop violence rather than retreating and finding cover. The only thing that failed him was the fact that he didn’t suspect that there was more than one shooter, and that simple and honest miscalculation cost him his life.