Although Jared Loughner feeds all kinds of false stereotypes about the mentally ill, I hope that this tragedy will spark a necessary debate for those of us who need access to mental health care and are not criminals.
No one knows where Haiti is headed, but the nation has survived other shock waves. The quake opened the next historical chapter, which began over two centuries ago when the black resistance made European empires tremble.
Rather than providing a platform for presentation of a corporate wish list, Darrell Issa should be subjecting corporate claims to the withering scrutiny he promises for the Obama administration. These claims collapse under examination.