Today’s read comes from Michael Reagan:
I don’t want to sound like a bleeding heart who thinks the Parkland shooter is a victim of society or is not totally responsible for his horrible crime.
But I haven’t seen any evidence yet that he had anyone who loved him or truly cared about him after his adoptive mother died last year.
Like other mass shooters, he was an outcast, a clearly troubled, angry and strange kid with serious behavioral and emotional issues.
He had been kicked out of high school and never got the mental health help everyone who knew him knew he badly needed.
Adults failed him. But so did his peers.
Read the entire piece here.