Nikolas Cruz is lead out of the courtroom March 14 after an arraignment hearing at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Cruz is accused of the shooting rampage that killed 14 students and three school employees at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland on Feb. 14.  Karen Burke, executive director of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services in Bellingham, suggests "toxic masculinity" and deeply rooted cultural beliefs about gender are behind mass shootings in the U.S.
Nikolas Cruz is lead out of the courtroom March 14 after an arraignment hearing at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Cruz is accused of the shooting rampage that killed 14 students and three school employees at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland on Feb. 14. Karen Burke, executive director of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services in Bellingham, suggests "toxic masculinity" and deeply rooted cultural beliefs about gender are behind mass shootings in the U.S. South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File Amy Beth Bennett
Nikolas Cruz is lead out of the courtroom March 14 after an arraignment hearing at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Cruz is accused of the shooting rampage that killed 14 students and three school employees at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland on Feb. 14. Karen Burke, executive director of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services in Bellingham, suggests "toxic masculinity" and deeply rooted cultural beliefs about gender are behind mass shootings in the U.S. South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File Amy Beth Bennett

'We all have a part to play' in cultural change that could stop mass shootings

March 23, 2018 12:00 PM