Topic: CBS

Murders Without Murderers: Reeva Steenkamp And The Myth Of The Sudden Snap

Murders Without Murderers: Reeva Steenkamp And The Myth Of The Sudden Snap

A CBS article about the killing of Reeva Steenkamp ran this morning with a quote from Oscar Pistorius in the headline: “She Died In My Arms.” Reeva Steenkamp died in Oscar Pistorius’ arms because Oscar Pistorius killed her. Her death was not something that happened to him. He did not stumble upon a tragic tableau and cradle her, Pietà-like, while she expired; it was an act he committed. A few years earlier, he had been arrested for assault against another woman. More »