1. Boston suspect charged. Now we begin to ask why.
2. What is the role of islam in Boston bombing?
After Boston Bombing, Fears of Backlash Against Muslim Students, Chronicle of Higher Education (Dan Berrett)
3. Controversy of use of the word “terrorism”
Why is Boston ‘terrorism’ but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine? The Guardian (Glenn Greenwald)
4. Immigration reform controversy
Senators at Immigration Hearing Clash Over Boston Bombings New York Times (Ashley Parker)
Republicans urge delay in immigration reform debate, The Boston Globe (Tracy Jan)
5. Living in a surveillance society
The Boston bombing privacy lesson, Salon.com (Andrew Leonard)
6. “Earth day” a reminder that calendars aren’t as powerful as agendas and minds