News

June 8, 2009 11:55 AM

Commentary: Tiller's shooting was domestic terrorism

When one American takes the life of another in the nation's heartland over an issue with deep political, ideological and moral implications, that's domestic terrorism. And regardless of anyone's perspective on abortion, such violence is unacceptable as a tool for changing the way society or any individuals treat that difficult and divisive issue.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas 0:42

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas

Watch Boise State’s Las Vegas Bowl trophy presentation 4:20

Watch Boise State’s Las Vegas Bowl trophy presentation

Boise State coach Bryan Harsin on Las Vegas Bowl win over Oregon 7:47

Boise State coach Bryan Harsin on Las Vegas Bowl win over Oregon

Leighton Vander Esch and Cedrick Wilson discuss Boise State's win over Oregon in the Las Vegas Bowl 7:59

Leighton Vander Esch and Cedrick Wilson discuss Boise State's win over Oregon in the Las Vegas Bowl

The halfcourt buzzer-beater that lifted Boise State over Oregon 1:15

The halfcourt buzzer-beater that lifted Boise State over Oregon

Lexus Williams hits game-tying 3-pointer in final seconds 0:34

Lexus Williams hits game-tying 3-pointer in final seconds

The Record Exchange keeps music and creativity spinning in Downtown Boise 3:16

The Record Exchange keeps music and creativity spinning in Downtown Boise

A 'perfect' wedding at St. Luke's Magic Valley 3:22

A 'perfect' wedding at St. Luke's Magic Valley

This female contractor is empowering other women with #moveoverbob 2:10

This female contractor is empowering other women with #moveoverbob

13th human foot washes up on British Columbia coast 0:49

13th human foot washes up on British Columbia coast

  • Zachary wanted a tyrannosaurus rex bicycle. 'He's getting exactly what he asked for.'

    Boise Bicycle Project youth educator Adam Smith tells the story of one boy who got a dream bike at the Christmas bike giveaway.