Youth violence is a high-visibility, high-priority concern in every sector of U.S. society. No community, whether affluent or poor, urban, suburban, or rural, is immune from its devastating effects. 4,775 more words
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WATCH ABOVE: The Sandy Hook 911 tapes have been released amid protests from victims’ families. Eric Sorensen reports.
WARNING: The recordings embedded in this post contain material that is of a sensitive nature. 683 more words
Sheridan College in Oakville, Ont. just west of Toronto staged the ‘mockdown,’ with local police officers acting as shooters firing blanks with replica handguns, taking hostages in a classroom and then being taken down by police. 451 more words
Let’s start with the obvious. There’s no real way to quantify a school shooting; it’s horror. It doesn’t really matter if it’s 3 people shot, or 20 people shot; we tend to like the bigger numbers because we understand that says 1,329 more words