Tag Archives: mass shooting

Mountain Meditation
February 28, 2018

The new American revolution

By Marguerite Jill Dye

How have we come to this point, America, that students who cowered in closets and classrooms, beside murdered classmates and coaches, must lead the charge to bring sense to our laws? How have we come to be represented by leaders who…

Local News
February 28, 2018

CSJ to host candlelight vigil

RUTLAND – To honor the lives lost and families affected by the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, College of St. Joseph will host a candlelight vigil on Wednesday, Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. The entire community is invited to join students, faculty and administration in remembrance…

Mountain Meditation
February 21, 2018

America’s killing fields and sacrificial lambs

By Marguerite Jill Dye

“Once America decided killing children was bearable, it was over,” British journalist Dan Hodges tweeted when the gun debate ended after the Sandy Hook massacre where 20 elementary school children were gunned down.

We have had 239 school mass shootings since…