Yet another heartbreak! Another life lost, tragically, unnecessarily! While we ask if racial bias was a factor in the death of Philando Castile, let us also ask if our gun culture, our infatuation with weapons, is an additional factor.
Are police more jumpy, reactive, quick-triggered, more likely to err on the side of violence, because of the prevalence of concealed weapons? I suspect so. We are paying a high price for wanting to be armed!