Is Boston Like Columbine?Were the Tsarnaev brothers a “dyad” like Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, with a charismatic leader and submissive follower?
The Four Most Important Lessons of ColumbineHow "leakage" and the "active shooter protocol" have prevented other tragedies.
"God I Want to Torch and Level Everything"Columbine killer Eric Harris plans the massacre.
Inside ColumbineAs the assault raged, students fought to keep a wounded teacher alive.
Psychopath? Depressive? Schizophrenic?Was Cho Seung-Hui really like the Columbine killers?
Europe’s Other Crackdown Azerbaijan is decimating its human rights activists, and why not? It’s faced almost no consequences for its repression.
The Grandparent Trap The shameful problem of elder financial abuse is only going to get worse.
Inside Higher Ed
How Unemployment Rates Shift Choices of Majors When the economy is weak, college students flee liberal arts.
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Inside Out Director Pete Docter Explains Why Pixar Remade Certain Scenes for Foreign Viewers
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