• Why Monterey Park, Half Moon Bay were - and weren't - typical mass shootings

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    Picture a mass shooter and an angry, racist, young and disturbed White male might come to mind.
    The aging Asian men accused of this week's mass shootings in Monterey Park and Half Moon Bay don't fit that profile.
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    “The typical profile is a younger, Anglo, male born in the U.S.,” Ben Newman, an associate professor in UC Riverside's School of Public Policy and political science department, said via email.
    “However, as more details are released, it seems as though these shooters shared key characteristics, such as mental health issues and some...
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