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  1. just asking questions
    Eric Swalwell on Running As the ‘Guns and Russia’ CandidateThe 2020 candidate on why Robert Mueller should testify, Twitter fights, and still having $100,000 in student debt.
  2. police brutality
    Broward County Deputies Assaulted a Black Teen. ‘Accountability’ Is Not Enough.Calls for ‘accountability’ in the beating of a black teenager in Florida underestimate the depths of law enforcement violence.
  3. pulitzer prizes
    Parkland Student Newspaper Honored During Pulitzer Awards“These budding journalists remind us of the media’s unwavering commitment to bearing witness, even in the most wrenching of circumstances.”
  4. nra
    NRA Official Emailed Conspiracist to Spread Doubt on Parkland Day After ShootingThe day after Parkland, an NRA instructor emailed a man who had harassed Sandy Hook parents, prodding him to question reports on the shooting.
  5. first person
    After a Week of Heartbreak, a Parkland Parent Speaks“The community is on edge.”
  6. power
    Another Parkland Student Has Died by an Apparent SuicideHis death comes just days after news broke that another survivor of the school shooting took her own life.
  7. obituaries
    Parkland Survivor Sydney Aiello Has Taken Her Own Life“It breaks my heart that we’ve lost yet another student from Stoneman Douglas.”
  8. 3 Parkland Students on How Their Lives Have Changed Since the ShootingSurvivors reflect one year after the mass shooting
  9. just asking questions
    Author Dave Cullen on Finding Hope in Parkland, 20 Years After ColumbineThe writer had PTSD from being the “go-to murder guy”; the Parkland kids were the cure.
  10. the crime scene
    If I Hate Violence So Much, Why Do I Love Writing About It?Writers of violent thrillers reflect on — and reaffirm — the ethics of what they do.
  11. school shootings
    School-Shooting Survivors Bear Their Scars, and Bear WitnessThis year saw two of the U.S.’s worst school shootings. In the midterms the subject is often missing. A half-century of survivors tell their stories.
  12. profile
    Parkland Activist David Hogg Is Taking His Gap Year at the BarricadesFurious and unflinching, an NRA enemy, an accused “crisis actor,” and a high-school grad trying to figure out what’s next.
  13. documentaries
    ‘We Have to Do the Show’: What Spring Awakening Means to Parkland SurvivorsA new documentary follows Stoneman Douglas students in the months afterward, as they rehearse the Broadway musical.
  14. Prank Caller Sends SWAT Team to Home of Parkland Survivor David HoggConservative media demonized the gun-control activist for months. Now, someone has falsely reported a hostage situation at his house.
  15. Watch Noah Galvin Sing a Dear Evan Hansen Showstopper With Parkland StudentsA rendition of “You Will Be Found.”
  16. select all
    ‘Cruzers’ and the Dark World of School-Shooter Culture OnlineIt took just minutes for the first photograph of alleged school shooter Nikolas Cruz to go viral on Tumblr and school-shooter message boards.
  17. The Parkland Teens Are Winning the Culture WarSix weeks after they survived a mass shooting, they’ve already changed how America talks about guns.
  18. select all
    I Watched Jake Paul’s 22-Minute Parkland PSA So You Don’t Have ToBulletproof shields are among Paul’s list of terrible suggestions to end school shootings.
  19. parkland shooting
    On the Ground With the Parkland Teens As They Plot Their RevolutionThe strategy sessions that built an anti-gun movement out of trauma in one week.
  20. Two New Polls Show Widespread Support for Stricter Gun LawsThe same surveys show President Trump dipping in popularity.
  21. gallery
    The Grief and Rage Outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High SchoolStriking photographs taken at the makeshift memorial where mourners and protesters have converged in Parkland, Florida.
  22. 2.9 Million People Watched CNN’s Town Hall on Gun ViolenceAmerica is very interested in what these student activists have to say.
  23. On Guns, Liberals Are Flirting With the Politics of Fear. That’s Scary.Exaggerating the prevalence of school shootings could lead to a bigger school-to-prison pipeline and discrimination against the mentally ill.
  24. Every Brutal Marco Rubio Exchange From the CNN Town Hall on Gun ViolenceWhile they gave him credit for showing up, Parkland survivors took apart his talking points on banning assault weapons and accepting NRA money.
  25. Could Trump Actually Shift the Gun Debate?He may be uniquely positioned to do so, but his erratic response to the Parkland shooting suggests gun-control advocates should focus elsewhere.
  26. People Reported the Florida Shooter, Like Trump Asked. He Still Got a Gun.School officials, police, and even the FBI received repeated warnings about Nikolas Cruz, but they couldn’t legally prevent him from buying firearms.
  27. trailer mix
    Parkland Trailer: A JFK-Less JFK Assassination MovieIt stars Paul Giamatti, Marcia Gay Harden, Billy Bob Thornton, Mark Duplass, Jacki Weaver, and Colin Hanks.
  28. casting couch
    JFK Assassination Film Parkland Casts Zac Efron and Marcia Gay HardenParkland, produced by Tom Hanks.