Tuesday, 12 December 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

GIVE THE GIFT OF
INDEPENDENCE

You're reading radically independent media that isn't compromised by politicians or private corporations.

But Truthout's survival depends on your support.

Help us keep exposing injustice in 2018: Make a tax-deductible donation right now.

Click here
to make a tax-deductible donation.

(Truthout is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit)

Kirby Farrell

Kirby Farrell

Critic, novelist and professor at the University of Massachusetts, Kirby Farrell is the author of "Post-Traumatic Culture" and, most recently, "Berserk Style in American Culture" (Palgrave 2011).

Other articles by this author

082812gun cat

The New Rampage Mentality

By Kirby Farrell, Truthout | Op-Ed
GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Kirby Farrell

Kirby Farrell

Critic, novelist and professor at the University of Massachusetts, Kirby Farrell is the author of "Post-Traumatic Culture" and, most recently, "Berserk Style in American Culture" (Palgrave 2011).

Other articles by this author

082812gun cat

The New Rampage Mentality

By Kirby Farrell, Truthout | Op-Ed