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  • Anonymous

    Because society doesn’t count the drive-by shootings with multiple victims as mass killings. In a funny twist, because society has chalked off the gang-bangers as “other” they get a free ride on the mass killings thing. Usually the victims are also minority and live in a place where the white establishment doesn’t go… or care about.

    • Anonymous

      or perhaps because their victims are black, not white? The same thing goes for missing children or “kidnappings” If the kid is black,asian, latino she isn’t highligted on the nancy grace show for weeks at a time. it’s called bias and prejudice

      • Anonymous

        The lack of ” highlighting ” is a lame attempt by the media to show that they are politically correct. In fact it is so plain to see that it’s backfired on them !

    • As we discussed the other day, part of the reason many of these mass killings are seen differently, are because they are between soldiers of vying factions in gang warfare. Not always of course – sometimes true innocents get caught up in the crossfire, or killed to intimidate – though the vast majority are of the former variety. And yes, there is a difference between drug dealers fighting (and dying) over territory, and mass executions of innocent kids (white, black, yellow or otherwise.)

      • Anonymous

        “The vast majority?” You have the figures on that, or is that just your opinion? When minorities get killed the vast majority of white folks believe they had it coming…. How’s that for an opinion with no backup?

        • Anonymous

          Sadly , you are probably right.

        • Gang murder stats are not efficiently tracked.
          http://www.nationalgangcenter.gov/About/FAQ#q5

          Nor can I find a reliable stat source for the circumstances of mass killings. So I suppose it is an educated guess, not factual.

          I’ve read lots of non-fiction by former police who worked LA, Chicago, Baltimore, etc. type cities at the height of the gang epidemics, so perhaps my take is a bit colored by these, though the general message I took is that not only do ordinary people (white, black, yellow or brown) view gang violence differently than they do murders against civilians, so do police.

      • FELT

        Given all the videogaming and film attention to demonic children; I wonder if a mentally deranged person would really see them as ‘innocent’? ….I wonder what his fantasies were really all about…what did he ‘shoot at’ those many hours he spent gaming on his computer?

        • I don’t think he felt anything, nor weighed guilt vs innocence. Clearly logic wasn’t factored.

          Most online FPS (as far as I know) are in shooting other soldiers.

    • jerrymyx

      the reason being why white males are more involved in mass killings, IS simple “white women are more intelligent”” FACT

  • Because white men have better aim?

    What a stupid, racist article this is.

    • Anonymous

      I couldn’t agree more. I was just surprised they didn’t find a link to “Conservative – Progressive”.

      • Anonymous

        They’re working on it.

      • Anonymous

        It’s Progressive-Conservative , PC for short !

    • Anonymous

      no “aim’ is needed with an assault weapon. It is a weapon of a coward with no skill needed, at all.

      • Anonymous

        No this is not true….of course you need to aim. Shotgun…not so much so. Also, Lanza did not use an assault weapon. Interesting fact about the VA Tech shooting the victims passively stood by while they were shot.

      • Though I assume you were referring to civilians, the M16 is the standard weapon for our armed forces. And though there is more forgiveness when full auto is engaged, there’s skill required, like any gun.

        As far as cowards go, anyone that blasts little kids almost point blank, is a coward, whether it’s with an assault rifle or a saturday night special. :

      • Anonymous

        The weapon used was an automatic rifle used in an assault. I believe an assault weapon to be a fully automatic weapon of defense.

    • FELT

      This is not the time to fan the flames of racial emnity. The BDN should never have printed this.

  • Anonymous

    Vandalism too, is a predominately white male crime.
    The stats are on the FBI website

  • Bill Cat

    Is this some kind of sneak quiz? Is it multiple choice? I’ll choose ‘F’ — Doesn’t take much thinking to arrive at the conclusion this is a pretty lame question.

  • Anonymous

    way are the majority of mass killer white males??….because they are the angry ones’?

    • FELT

      and New Black Panthers and Charlie Rangel are what again?

  • Anonymous

    Has anyone been reading the headlines put of Chicago lately?
    I find this headline offensive.

  • Anonymous

    I don’t understand why this article exists. 44/62=70.97. The US is 72.4% white. There is absolutely no need for an explanation of the amount of mass shootings done by white people. I don’t understand why any comment about ‘entitlement’ or any other hypotheses about white people being more frustrated than others is necessary to explain those numbers, or what evidence would support it.

    The question of why males outnumber females in the statistics is not so trivial, but it is consistent with the general observation that men do all kinds of violent things more than women across the board. There’s nothing special about mass shootings in this respect either.

    • Anonymous

      Thanks for doing the math; I am reminded of outraged articles about 40% of sick days being used to creat a three day weekend.

    • FELT

      When it comes to racial bias, did any of you read this in the BDN:

      14 SHOT BY BLACK GANG IN MIAMI FUNERAL ATTACK, 2 DEAD?

      Happened in March.

  • WhiskeyTangoFoxtrot

    Ban white males!!!

  • Anonymous

    Why are the majority of prisoners in this country black males even though they make up such a small portion of the population?

  • Anonymous

    Because young white males don’t use rap music to channel their anger and agression?

    Ask a stupid question…….get a stupid answer.

    • jerrymyx

      NEVER a stupid question, just stupid answers…

  • FELT

    I guess I read too much about the various Black African dictators who have murdered millions to take this opinionator’s views seriously.

    A partial list of ‘role models’ for America’s Black youth:

    o Idi Amin Dada…president of Uganda from 1971-1979. Idi Amin killed more than 500,000 Ugandans including opposition leaders, foreign investors, and even archbishops. He did not kill all these people with guns. In fact, he killed some with his bare hands, he buried some alive and fed others to his hungry crocodiles. He raped almost all the beautiful girls surrounding his palace. He also confirmed to eating human flesh and in fact they found several human heads in his refrigerator.

    o Omar Hassan Ahmad Al-Bashir..Omar has been president of Sudan since 1989 and uses the little oil money he collects from other nations to sponsor his terrorist groups such as his Arab brothers the Janjaweed who kill and destroy people (especially non-Arab Africans) on large scale. More than 500,000 people were murdered in Darfur between 2003-2009 all sponsored by Omar Al-Bashir.

    o Mobutu Sese Seko was president of the Democratic Republic of Congo from 1965 to 1997 and killed an uncounted number of people during this time period.

    Mobutu forced all television news channels to precede the evening news by an image of him descending through clouds from the heavens.

    Mobutu killed all opposition leaders in broad day light and murdered countless others in the dark. Mobutu was overthrown by Laurent Kabila another mad man.

    o Jean Bedel Bokassa who was a military ruler of Central African Republic from 1976 to 1979 when he was overthrown. He destroyed several innocent lives including the lives of all opposition leaders.
    He was also a cannibal who ate the flesh of his enemies including the flesh of the opposition leaders he killed.

    o Charles Taylor was president of Liberia from 1997 to 2003 & was the cause of the Liberian civil war and the deaths of untold number of innocent people in Liberia.

    He encouraged his followers to use rape as weapon and together they raped several innocent girls and destroyed several families. He also encouraged his followers to cut off the hands of people so they cannot rebel against him and together they caught of the limbs of several innocent people including babies and toddlers that is why you see so many Liberians today with no limbs.

    o Jean Bedel Bokassa who was a military ruler of Central African Republic from 1976 to 1979 when he was overthrown. He destroyed several innocent lives including the lives of all opposition leaders.

    He killed several people and took their properties and enriched himself.

    He was also a cannibal who ate the flesh of his enemies including the flesh of the opposition leaders he killed.

    ….there are many more.

    • FELT

      I’m reminded that while you plan your Winter vacation, remember this:

      “It is worthy of note that this past weekend, five people were murdered in St Lucia and a similar number in St Vincent. While this is not unusual in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, this number of murders is not just alarming but could lead to the end of the existence of civilised society as we know it in these very small nations.

      It is possible that a small group of well armed and financed criminals could very easily take control of a small island developing state. These states are at risk of becoming “narco-states” in which the police are outgunned, the judiciary is corrupted by bribery and politicians are co-opted and compromised by cash. The capacity to defend their borders from infiltration by criminal elements is almost non-existent in small islands which are highly indebted and fiscally constrained.”

      Read more: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Violent-crime-threatening-to-kill-Caribbean-paradise_12438623#ixzz2Fw3oEDyz:

  • Anonymous

    The majority of black prisoners are in for drugs. Once POT is legalized like so many of you want it to be, many Black prisoners in jail for POT,will be released.

    • Anonymous

      Are there any ills in society that you do not blame on weed and fireworks? lol.

      • Anonymous

        Alcohol.Welfare. So far i dont blame guns, but when gun owners can not see the legalizing of POT is a part of the dumbing down of America, perhaps gun owners have been dumbed down too.

  • Anonymous

    Because white men are “evil”, don’t you know. That’s why they’re being phased out as news anchors and ridiculed on TV shows. It’s part of destroying America as a Western country. And we have authors like above to “thank” for it. But more and more we white folks are on to you.

  • Anonymous

    I find it a little strange that the media and social experts have examined Nancy Lanza’s role in this to the very limits, and yet no mention of his father. Any of this fall at his feet?

  • Anonymous

    Don’t know? Why can’t the mainstream media report accurately? Aurora, newtown. Second shooters? Libor scandal? Mind altering drugs?

    And why are Americans so easily duped?

  • Anonymous

    And the Oregon shooting was likely ended by a civilian with a concealed weapons permit!! Where’s the media on that one ?? Look it up

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