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Why #YesAllWomen Is Not Just About Women

Maria Caspani | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Caspani

This is nothing like a woman being catcalled on her way to work. This is a guy with serious issues who committed multiple murders. He wasn't just a misogynist or a sexist man who thinks women are objects owned by men. Rodger fits the profile of a sociopath.

Teen Accused Of Columbine-Style Plot 'Glorified Tommy Robinson'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK

A teenager accused of planning a repeat of the Columbine massacre "glorified" the leader of the English Defence League (EDL), a court has heard. A ...

Nonchalance the Painful Norm

Adam Isaacs | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Adam Isaacs

Fear is a key weapon used by NRA and alike gun lobby's. They love the old, 'you vote against us you'll lose your seat' ploy. Unlike the electorate, they don't forget which way you voted and seat targeting commences.

Piers Morgan Is Right on Guns... But So Is the NRA

Jeffrey Gedmin | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Politics
Jeffrey Gedmin

What's going on? You wouldn't know from the debate, or from growing pundit recklessness, which itself now shows signs of spinning out of control. It would funny, if it weren't so sad.

Gun Lobby Breaks Silence: The NRA Is 'Shocked & Saddened'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

The National Rifle Association has broken its silence, four days after the school shooting which left 20 children and six adults dead. American’...

NRA Deactivates Facebook & Stays Silent On Twitter After Sandy Hook Shooting

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

UPDATE: Gun Lobby Breaks Silence: The NRA Is 'Shocked & Saddened' America's largest gun lobby organisation has deactivated its Facebook page and st...

School Shootings: It's Time the Media Admit They Are a Big Part of the Problem

Richard Gizbert | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Politics
Richard Gizbert

Americans have always had guns. Something else has changed in the social equation. I believe it has to do with the need to be famous, the willingness of some sick people to go to the most horrific lengths to achieve that, and the role the media play.

Obama's Week Before Christmas

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

Sunday the President faced one of his saddest duties, attending yet another memorial service resulting from one more horrific mass shooting. The President headed to Newtown, Connecticut to try to be 'Healer-in-Chief' again for the families of the schoolchildren and adults who were brutally murdered on Friday.

Queen Sends Sympathy After Batman Shooting

PA | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK

The Queen has sent her "heartfelt sympathy" to US President Barack Obama and the American people after a horrific shooting spree at a cinema left 12 d...

James Holmes: 'I Am The Joker', Aurora Shooting Suspect 'Claimed To Be Batman Nemesis' (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

The man suspected of killing 12 people at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises is alleged to have cried: "I am the joker" before opening fire...

The Internet Gets The Wrong James Holmes, Three Times

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

In the race to identify the alleged Aurora gunman James Holmes, perfectly innocent people were mistakenly drawn into the hunt via Facebook and Twitter...

First Picture Of Aurora Batman Shooting Suspect

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

This is the first picture of the man suspected of opening fire and killing 12 people at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises. Federal law...

The Eerie Similarity Between Theatre Shootings And 25-Year-Old Batman Comic

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

Every time an event like the shootings in Aurora happens the first thing that people ask is: why? Already the internet is awash with rumour and spe...

Aurora Batman Shooting Suspect Named As James Holmes

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK

A man suspected of opening fire during a midnight screening of Dark Knight Rises has been named by US media as 24-year-old James Holmes. ABC News ...

Batman Shooting: President Obama 'Shocked And Saddened'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Politics

President Obama has said he is "shocked and saddened" by the shooting at the Batman film screening in the town of Aurora, Colorado. In a statement ...

First Footage Of Dark Knight Rises Shooting Aftermath (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

This is the first footage of the aftermath of the shooting at a midnight screening of Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colorado. Taken on a mobile pho...

'Twelve Shot Dead At Batman Screening'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK

Up to 12 people are confirmed dead after a man hurled a tear gas bomb and then opened fire during a midnight screening of Dark Knight Rises, near Denv...