KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The more we learn more about the victims from the Jewish Campus Shootings, the more we need an outlet for our shock and grief. People have turned to social media to pour out their hearts.
When authorities confirmed news about the third victim, Teresa Rose LaManno, it was apparent on social media. Village Shalom, where she was shot, was the top trending twitter topic Monday in Kansas City. Condolences started showing up for her family as well.
Another movement showed people's unity when Facebook profile pictures started changing to a picture of Hands united in a “Star of David” around the emblem for the Jewish Community Center.
And another awful irony in the death of the teen performer Reat Underwood-- a performance of “To Kill A Mockingbird” had to be cancelled at the Jewish Community Center after the shooting Sunday.
One of the cast members wrote on Facebook how he refused to let “Harper Lee's message of acceptance” get lost in the violence.
All of it comes after a wave of emotional tweets and posts about Reat from classmates and friends who shared videos of him singing, silly pictures, and even his motto on Twitter, "Live life to the fullest."