After Newtown, Beware Fear-Driven Policy-making

December 31, 2012   // 0 Comments

by Melissa Harris-Perry I was a panelist on an MSNBC show during the noon hour of December 14. When the show began, we had information about a school shooting in Connecticut. We believed there were three people hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries and a gunman who had committed suicide. Scary stuff, but probably a story that would occupy our attention for the proverbial fifteen m...

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