I am Tom Freeland, a lawyer in Oxford, Mississippi. The picture in the header is my law office. I'm on Twitter as NMissC

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Reconciliation After Fort Hood

My sister, Lee Hancock, a writer in Texas, covered the Fort Hood shootings,  and has written a wonderful and moving story about the aftermath.  It begins:

Nader Hasan was wrapping up a rare afternoon on the golf course, his thoughts far from his suburban D.C. law office, when his cell phone buzzed and displayed […]

Veterans Day: The President’s speech at Fort Hood

This was the president’s speech:

THE PRESIDENT:  To the Fort Hood community; to Admiral Mullen; General Casey; General Cone; Secretary McHugh; Secretary Gates; most importantly, to family, friends and members of our Armed Forces.  We come together filled with sorrow for the 13 Americans that we have lost; with gratitude for the lives that […]