James Garbarino, PhD, the Maude C. Clarke Chair in Humanistic Psychology and senior faculty fellow at Loyola’s Center for the Human Rights of Children, has penned an editorial related to the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting entitled “How a boy becomes a killer,” and the piece is available on CNN’s website. Garbarino is also the author of Lost Boys: Why Our Sons Turn Violent and How We Can Save Them and a frequent expert psychological witness in murder cases. To read the editorial, click here.

In addition, Elliott Gorn, PhD, the Joseph A. Gagliano Chair in American Urban History at Loyola, penned a piece for Dissent magazine entitled “From Money, Mississippi to Newtown, Connecticut.” To read that editorial, click here.