Lone Gunmen, Not Loner Gunmen.

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The L-word. A favorite yielded and tossed about as negative labeling for anyone who meanders from the crowd, as well as routinely slapped on most cases of murderous men. Rifle through the crime headlines, especially those of mass murderers and gunmen. They are littered with the (inaccurate) label of “loner.”

Not only is this a frequent mislabeling (I’ll explain using several specific examples), it also serves…

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Ravenous reader. Impassioned with words. Social Scientist. Foodie. Novelist. Author of The Climate and Critter Column: https://brookeenglish.substack.com/

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Brooke Meredith

Brooke Meredith

Ravenous reader. Impassioned with words. Social Scientist. Foodie. Novelist. Author of The Climate and Critter Column: https://brookeenglish.substack.com/

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