Free Political Poster: PREZ DONALD TRUMP – To address school shootings we will now be teaching “fortress mentality” in all schools

Further militarization of an already over-militarized is analogous to the infamous sociologist Homer Simpson declaring that alcohol is the cause and solution to all of our problems. We are a country drunk on hyper- that is toxic to peace and real 98% of mass shootings are committed by men. The common denominator (besides ) in mass killings is the of the killer. Put another way, men are 50 times more likely to commit a mass killing than

How come toxic is not at the center of debate about mass killings? ANSWER: Precisely because we live in a patriarchal that accepts violent as water to fish. Toxic is endemic in our . At the center of toxic masculinity is and aggression as accepted means of dealing with problems. This toxic masculinity is the root problem of mass killings. Easy availability of , particularly assault weapons, is the multiplier in mass killings.

Toxic masculinity is also characterized by the hyper-sexualization of . Rape is the melding of these two toxic characteristics of . Less than 1% of rapes lead to a felony conviction. We live in a where the of rape goes almost completely unpunished. This near complete impunity within the so-called criminal system can only exist within a that is unwilling and/or unable to take for its own felonious behavior.  With about 1 in 5 experiencing rape, and almost 1 in 2 experiencing other forms of , there is no excuse for not dealing with our endemic .

Escalating is not the solution to escalating . There are no safe places in a permeated by toxic masculinity. Women have known this for generations. Its for U.S. men to take for the violent crimes part and parcel to toxic masculinity.

Today’s mocks the futile solution of everybody locking down rather than addressing the root causes of : PREZ – To address school shootings we will now be teaching “fortress mentality” in all schools.

PREZ DONALD TRUMP - To address school shootings we will now be teaching “fortress mentality” in all schools

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