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Remembering Is Futile If We Learn Nothing

Posted by Ben Stevens on

Remembering Is Futile If We Learn Nothing

Two days ago the city of Moncton remembered three fallen RCMP officers; Douglas Larche, Dave Ross and Fabrice Gevaudan.  Five years ago they were shot and killed protecting the city of Moncton from a crazed gunman.  While shootings are common place in many parts of the world, this was the oddest of occurrences for a place like Moncton.  I wasn't planning on blogging about the shootings but as I reflected on our experience five years ago being in the lockdown zone where we lived at the time I realized I needed to write.  The RCMP officers that day, without hesitation, walked...

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