Post Tagged with: "school shootings"

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Two Unarmed Security Guards Take Down Florida Hospital Shooter

So much for the “good guy with a gun” myth.

by Randa Morris· · News
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‘Newtown’ Documentary Sheds New Light On Gun Violence In America (VIDEO)

A new documentary on the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut will make you truly understand the implications of gun violence in America.

by Mike Sainato· · News
Columbine Shooter Dylan Klebold’s Mother Breaks Silence In Riveting New Interview (VIDEOS)

Columbine Shooter Dylan Klebold’s Mother Breaks Silence In Riveting New Interview (VIDEOS)

This is a story every parent needs to hear. It just might prevent another school shooting.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Montel Williams SHAMES The NRA: Responsible Gun Owners Support Background Checks

Montel Williams SHAMES The NRA: Responsible Gun Owners Support Background Checks

Montel Williams broke rank with his fellow conservatives to speak up on behalf of the President’s gun safety proposals — because our children’s lives are too important.

by John Prager· · News
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California Bans Concealed Guns On School Campuses In Direct F*ck You To NRA

Rather than stand by and wait for more young Americans to be killed by guns on school grounds, California stood up to the NRA and did something about it.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Michael Ian Black Astutely Sums Up The Unfortunate Truth About School Shootings (TWEET)

Michael Ian Black Astutely Sums Up The Unfortunate Truth About School Shootings (TWEET)

It’s ridiculously sad that this is so accurate.

by Sarah· · News
4 California Students Arrested In Plot To ‘Shoot And Kill As Many People As Possible’

4 California Students Arrested In Plot To ‘Shoot And Kill As Many People As Possible’

Just days after Oregon, another mass shooting was planned. Luckily, these would-be shooters were stopped.

by Shannon Barber· · Current Issues, News
Guess How Many Of The 20 Deadliest School Shootings On This List Happened In America (IMAGE)

Guess How Many Of The 20 Deadliest School Shootings On This List Happened In America (IMAGE)

Dominating this list isn’t something we should be proud of.

by Busta Troll· · Current Issues, News
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Potential School Shooting Tragedy Averted By Heroic And Unarmed Teacher (VIDEO)

One teacher is credited with talking down a would-be school shooter, after the 14-year-old used a gun to hold her and 29 high school students hostage on Tuesday.

by Randa Morris· · News
16 Years After Columbine, And America Is More Obsessed With Guns Than Ever

16 Years After Columbine, And America Is More Obsessed With Guns Than Ever

Remember life before Columbine? I do. Perhaps we could get back there if America would just stop this deadly love affair with guns.

by Shannon Barber· · Current Issues
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Psycho Sandy Hook Truther Arrested For Series Of Disturbing Phone Calls To School (VIDEO)

After being arrested for placing a series of harassing phone calls to Sandy Hook Elementary School, Timothy Rigalski told a judge he doesn’t think he did “anything that terrible.”

by Randa Morris· · News
Newtown Officials Tear Down Sandy Hook Shooter’s Home (VIDEO)

Newtown Officials Tear Down Sandy Hook Shooter’s Home (VIDEO)

Hopefully, the demolition of this last reminder of the tragic 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School offers a bit of healing to Newtown residents.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Image from Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/sandyspringsgunclub/photos/gm.901088123242408/884684321566431/?type=1&theater. Edited to remove phone number and website.

Top 10 Christmas Songs For Ammosexuals (VIDEO)

#10) Santa Claus Is Coming To Take Away All Your Guns. What’s your favorite Christmas Song for Ammosexuals?

by Frank Minero· · News, Political Humor
Only In America: Kid Caught At School With So Many Guns, Police Aren’t Even Sure They Found Them All

Only In America: Kid Caught At School With So Many Guns, Police Aren’t Even Sure They Found Them All

Here’s a headline that can exist only in gun-obsessed America…

by Jameson Parker· · News
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This Map Shows Every School Shooting Since Sandy Hook (IMAGE)

The school shooting that occurred this Thursday in Florida is not a freak occurrence by any means in the United States. People in the U.S have a problem with gun violence. Even the most die-hard gun lover cannot deny data. Well they can but then they look crazy. Just how […]

by Joe Fletcher· · News
[AP Photo: Lt. Greg Gallant, of the Methuen, Mass. police department, portrays an active shooter as he roams the halls of a school with an assault rifle, loaded with dummy rounds, during a demonstration Tuesday, November 11.]

Cops ‘Surprise’ 6th Graders In Class By Staging A School Shooting

Understandably, parents are beyond upset at this. The idiotic police force, however, can’t seem to see what the problem is.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
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The New Face Of Police Militarization: Your Kid’s Elementary School

Do we really want a generation of our children growing up thinking a soldier cop on every street corner is normal and healthy?

(Photo courtesy of mamabirddiaries.com.)

Our National Disgrace: 74 School Shootings Since Sandy Hook

When will the gunfire end? Seventy-four school shootings in eighteen months. This time the blood spilled out on the floor of a high school in Troutdale, Oregon.

by John Viall· · News
There's something deeply oxymoronic about a 'humane' officer not getting the inhumanity of shooting kittens in front of kid.Image @ScifiWright

America Is Averaging Over One School Shooting Per Week Since Newtown

Welcome to America, where 74 school shootings in 18 months is justified because “Second Amendment supporters” want to play hero and macho GI Joe.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues
If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Give Up – Bullet Proof Blankets For Kids (VIDEO)

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Give Up – Bullet Proof Blankets For Kids (VIDEO)

Prepare to weep. Rather than address the issue of school shootings by preventing madmen from shooting up schools, one proposal is to give kids bulletproof blankets.

by Wendy Gittleson· · Current Issues, News