It is an unconscious perception of the world that causes us to see mass slaughter of some animals but not others as normal, and tells us we should not get too worked up about it.
Social media has been a powerful tool for Marissa Alexander's defense, while providing creative ways to discuss domestic violence and self-defense.
Dr. Robert Dodge is family physician practicing in Ventura, California. He serves as a board member of Beyond War and Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles. He is co-chairman of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions.