Monthly Archives: November 2013

Understanding Violence in America, Region by Region

This essay by Colin Woodard is a fascinating analysis of regional attitudes toward violence in North America.  I share it here to add to the conversation about preventing and reducing firearm violence in the US. ——————————– Up in Arms THE … Continue reading

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Public Sculpture and a City’s Social History

The City of Boston on Nov. 1 unveiled a statue of Bill Russell. It’s a beautiful piece showing Russell throwing an outlet chest pass, surrounded by 11 inscribed granite blocks, one for each of his Boston Celtics championships.  The words … Continue reading

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