New Brady poster boy Colin Goddard, who was helpless during the Virginia Tech murders
and now endorses laws to impose defenselessness on the rest of us, expressed outrage.
Most intriguing is the chapter that discusses the relation of the Columbine event to other shootings, such as the Virginia Tech murders
. Students will find the discussion of the role of media coverage of these killings enlightening, as well as the examination of the killers' motivations.
AT BOTTOM, the Virginia Tech murders
resisted attempts to fit them in a sociological pattern or find a moral, beyond the platitude that committing them was a monstrous act.