Monday, September 17, 2018

Six-Year-Old's Encounter with Gun Violence

Merkel Taylor, recovering from head wounds
If you read or follow my blogs, you know that I am committed to nonviolence and Nonviolent Communication (NVC).

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Markel Taylor, 6, was being driven to football practice by Marlow Parker when he was attacked. 

This little boy was shot in the head, which has led to serious long-term issues for him and his brother. They are still living with the aftermath of this horrific incident and the trauma it caused. 

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This case is currently subject to legal proceedings, so not much information is available at this time.  But this is an example of what can happen when we resort to using violence.