Posts Tagged ‘ hate crime ’

Verena, an iOS app to help protect people in abusive situations

Verena is an iOS app designed to protect and help guide you through situations like “domestic violence, hate crimes, abuse, and bullying”. The app was developed with the LGBTQ+ community in mind, but can be used . . .

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Charleston Church Shooting Leaves 9 Dead; Gunman Identified – The New York Times

A man knelt across the street outside the Emanuel A.M.E. Church after a shooting on Wednesday in Charleston, S.C. Credit

Wade Spees/The Post and Courier, via Associated Press

President Barack Obama called the nine deaths in a Charleston, South Carolina, church shooting “particularly heartbreaking,” and suggested a greater focus on gun control was necessary in the wake of the tragedy.

“We as a people will have to reckon with the fact that this kind of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries,” Obama said. “It is within our power to do something about it.”  – CNN

Charleston Church Shooting Leaves 9 Dead; Gunman Identified – The New York Times.

TOM CLARK: American Terror

Deah Barakat with his wife Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha. All three were shot dead: photo supplied to The Guardian, 12 February 2015

TOM CLARK: American Terror.