Charles Jones, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a Sept. 18 Washington Post article about Western stereotypes of Buddhism in the wake of the Washington Navy Yard shootings.
Buddhist community ponders apparent link between their faith and Navy Yard shooter
From: The Washington Post
Date: Sept. 18, 2013
Authors: Michelle Boorstein and Elizabeth Tenety
In the aftermath of the Washington Navy Yard shootings, gunman Aaron Alexis’s interest in Buddhism seemed at odds with conventional Western stereotypes of serene, nonviolent meditators.
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