The country’s division: Will Orlando drive us from our corners?

The attacker’s target: We can’t ignore America’s homegrown homophobia.

The media coverage: Finger-pointing, early and often.

The ripple effect: The world is watching as we tear ourselves apart.

The presidential campaign: The tragedy proves Donald Trump wrong, not right.

 The political implications: Digging in deeper, Trump fails his first leadership test.

 The policy implications: How far would a President Donald Trump's terror crackdown go?

 The religion: LGBT Muslims do exist, and they're grieving,

 The investigation: How did the FBI miss Omar Mateen?

 The 'pseudo-commando': A mind-set is as perilous as a gun