The US Navy confirms there is an "active" gunman on the grounds of the US Navy Yard in Washington DC.
breaking news on the BBC. links to follow.
Lets just clarify right now that guns or the availability of guns, or the fetishization of guns, or anything having to do with guns clearly has no role in this shooting. With a gun. But heck, it could have been a hammer. But guns have nothing do do with this. For sure.