An Answer to America’s Gun Culture

I’m convinced that the problem is that we in the US are all so divorced these days from reality — living as we do in a state of increasing social atomization and in a world of illusion produced by films, television programs and digital media that all work to detach us from the real blood and gore and agony that are the consequence of our own collective violence.

This quote was from Dave Lindorff’s brilliant writing in this article from CounterPunch titled “Our Culture of Violence is a Result of Americans (So Far) Not Having to Face Reality.”

 

https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/10/11/our-culture-of-violence-is-a-result-of-americans-so-far-not-having-to-face-reality/

 

 

https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/10/10/war-culture-gun-culture-theyre-related/

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