By far, the most ominous threat to personal safety in today's Columbia is the ever-increasing rash of senseless shootings perpetrated by young hoodlums and gang wannabes. Whether gang-related, revenge-motivated, drug- or turf-connected or merely macho exhibitions aimed at impressing others of the same idiot mentality, this thuggery has to be stopped.
J. KARL MILLER: Break the code of silence
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