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Editorial: U.S. must target mental health

6 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

There is a mental health crisis in America. Tragically, it is all-too-often evidenced in high-profile acts of violence. The gunman who killed 12 people at the Borderline Bar & Grille in Thousand Oaks, Calif., was a former U.S. Marine. According to the Ventura County Sheriff, he may have been suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
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