‘By whom, exactly?’ Joyce Carol Oates called on novel notion that shooter might be ‘honored as a martyr’
Police have identified the man charged with killing three and wounding nine at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic as Robert L. Dear. There hasn’t as yet been much information about Dear released to the public, but author Joyce Carol Oates’ book research had led her to believe how the suspect might be viewed:
He could be “honored as a martyr”? That brings up an important question:
We’ll wait for an answer.