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Elliot Rodger Claimed He Was Victim Of Homophobic Slur During Party

By Kate Mather and Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Elliot Rodger claimed a group of men called him a homophobic slur during an altercation at an Isla Vista party nearly a year before his deadly rampage in Santa Barbara, according to newly released police records. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department report sheds […]

June 11, 2014

Fathers Of Isla Vista Victim, Shooter Meet In Private

By Eryn Brown, Los Angeles Times The fathers of Isla Vista rampage shooter Elliot Rodger and victim Christopher Michaels-Martinez met in private on Sunday. According to CNN, Peter Rodger and Richard Martinez sat down without media or cameras present. Other details about their meeting, including its location, were not disclosed. Elliot Rodger, 22, a student at […]

June 2, 2014

Parents Of Isla Vista Shooter: We Are Crying Out In Pain For Victims, Families

By Joseph Serna, Los Angeles Times The parents of Isla Vista killer Elliott Rodger say it has been “hell on earth” knowing that their son caused the tragedy that took the lives of six University of California Santa Barbara students last week and that they remain heartbroken. “We are crying out in pain for the victims […]

May 29, 2014

#YesAllWomen Campaign Hits Twitter After U.S. Shooting

Washington (AFP) – A campaign on Twitter denouncing misogyny has gathered thousands of followers after a bloody rampage in California by a 22-year-old virgin who said he was motivated by hatred of women. The hashtag #YesAllWomen was launched to allow women to share stories of misogyny in the wake of Elliot Rodger’s assault on Friday […]

May 27, 2014

Isla Vista Community Growing Weary Of News Media

By Kate Mather, Los Angeles Times ISLA VISTA, Calif. — After three days of intense news coverage, student residents of the University of California, Santa Barbara, community of Isla Vista are growing weary of reporters and TV camera crews who had descended on the coastal town after Friday’s rampage. By Monday afternoon, several UCSB students had […]

May 27, 2014