Reflections on a violent day in Ottawa
Date Written: 23/10/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16803
After a long day focused on these gripping events in the nation's capital, I have to wonder if this direct experience of fear and trauma will force us to examine our own addiction to violence as the solution to conflict. Last week's events provide us with an opportunity to reflect on our insidious contribution to the climate of hate, and the chance to disengage from our increasingly militarized culture.