Maria Konnikova

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Maria Konnikova

DateArticle NameLocation
11/19/14Is There A Link Between Mental Health and Gun Violence?newyorker.com
On Friday, October 24th, during the busy lunch hour in the school cafeteria of Marysville-Pilchuck High School, in Marysville, Washington, Jaylen Fryberg opened fire on his classmates, killing one student and wounding four others, three of whom later died from their injuries. Then he killed himself. Just a week earlier, Fryberg had been crowned prince of the school’s homecoming court—he was a community volunteer, student athlete, and all-around “good kid.” But within hours of the shooting, that picture had changed. Quick...