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6 September 2008

Boston Globe, Editorial

Another deadly combination of too many guns and too little mental healthcare has exploded in Washington state, where a 28-year-old man allegedly killed six people on a two-hour shooting rampage Tuesday. The tragic story could get lost in the week's focus on presidential politics, but the presidential campaign is precisely where these issues should be debated. The suspect, Isaac Zamora, has been described by his mother as "desperately mentally ill." He had just... (

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