The Suffolk Journal

America, is it finally time?

America, is it finally time?

Chris DeGusto and Nick Viveiros

February 21, 2018

The United States has suffered from a string of mass shootings that have occurred in churches and schools alike. As some call for gun control, others look to arm university police.

Letter to the editor: Radical Politics, Marginalized Societies: A response to the Orlando tragedy

Brendan Bresnahan

June 16, 2016

It seems that every few years some ambitious individual attempts to claim ownership for the title of “deadliest shooting in U.S. history.” From Sandy Hook, to Charleston, to Orlando, these mass-shootings generally appear to have one very profound (and often overlooked) trait in common: Both the p...

America is bleeding

By Twitter user TheJohnSinopoli along with hashtag #Orlando49

Maggie Randall

June 15, 2016

The Orlando shooting rocked the country as the deadliest shooting in the country's history. Here is one opinion on how the country should handle gun control after this attack.

Series of hate crimes suggest anti-Muslim bigotry, fuel outrage

By Flickr user Joe Catron

February 18, 2015

By Maria Baluch The shooting of three North Carolina State University students on Feb. 10 has caused an outrage in the Muslim community. Deah Barakat, 23, his wife Yusor Abu-Salha, 21, and her younger sister Razan Abu-Salha, 19, were shot in the head “execution style” in their home in Chapel Hill...

Indictment of reckless cop a welcome check on power

Sam Humphrey

February 18, 2015

Horrific details surrounding the shooting of Akai Gurley came to light last week at the indictment of the New York City police officer who shot him. Officer Peter Liang was indicted by a grand jury on six charges for accidentally shooting and killing Gurley, an African-American man, in a Brooklyn...

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