Orlando at Dawn

Over the weekend, Americans woke up to news of yet another mass shooting. And in modern day America, even mass shootings lead to immediate political rage. From Karen Tumulty in WaPo: When tragedy hits, Americans stand divided: “Across the ideological and partisan divide, it no longer seems possible to even explore — much less agree upon — causes and solutions.”

+ CityLab: The politics of mass murder.

+ “Appreciate the congrats for being right on radical Islamic terrorism.” That was part of Donald Trump’s message in the immediate aftermath of the shooting. He also called on Obama to resign, and seemed to connect the president to the shooting. From The New Yorker’s David Remnick: Donald Trump’s Exploitation Of Orlando.

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