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  1. 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.
  2. teasers
    South Park Returns This Week With a School-Shooting EpisodeSeason 22 premieres on Wednesday with an episode titled “Dead Kids.”
  3. stoneman douglas
    Will the Troubled Past of Nikolas Cruz’s Birth Mother Save His Life?Lawyers for the Parkland school shooter may have a new tactic to avoid the death penalty.
  4. 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.
  5. stoneman shooting
    The Parkland Community Is Sending Students Love on Their First Day of SchoolStudents and families took to Twitter to mourn and offer support, six months and one day after the shooting.
  6. Kids in Desert Compound Were Trained to Commit School ShootingsProsecutors say Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was training kids to kill at a squalid outpost in the New Mexico desert.
  7. 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.
  8. gun safety
    School Gifts Eighth-Graders Bulletproof Shields for GraduationIntended to protect them in the event of a shooting.
  9. texas school shooting
    Texas Official Blames School Shooting on ‘Too Many’ Entrances and ExitsLieutenant Governor Dan Patrick offers up an … interesting theory on the Santa Fe High School shooting.
  10. texas school shooting
    A Santa Fe High School Student Says She Wasn’t Surprised by Shooting“It’s happened everywhere. I’ve always kind of felt like it was going to happen here, too.”
  11. national walkout day
    The Most Powerful Scenes From April’s National Walkout DayStudents walked out to protest gun violence on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting.
  12. national walkout day
    A Florida High-School Student Was Shot During National School Walkout DayThe shooting occurred at a high school in Ocala, Florida.
  13. school safety
    School District Arms Teachers With Tiny Baseball Bats to Stop ShootingsToday, in exercises in futility.
  14. school safety
    School District Gives Students Rocks to Throw at Potential ShootersA Pennsylvania school superintendent said each of his schools’ classrooms have been given five-gallon buckets of rocks to throw at armed intruders.
  15. crime
    Teen Girl Targeted by Ex in Maryland School Shooting DiesSixteen-year-old Jaelyn Willey was taken off life support after she was pronounced brain dead.
  16. crime
    People Are Upset After Headlines Call School Shooter ‘Lovesick Teen’Seventeen-year-old Austin Rollins shot two people, including his ex-girlfriend.
  17. gun control
    This Lawmaker Is Against Arming Teachers Because They’re ‘Ladies’“We don’t need to have a lady teacher in a school that’s got a firearm.”
  18. stoneman shooting
    Stoneman Shooting Survivor Demands Trump ‘Listen to the Screams of the Children’“We want Americans to stop being afraid of demanding our politicians to take action.”
  19. oscars 2018
    Why Oscar Attendees Will Be Wearing an Orange American Flag on SundayThe fight against gun violence will be making an appearance at this year’s Academy Awards.
  20. There Is No ‘Epidemic of Mass School Shootings’And it’s dangerous for progressives to suggest otherwise.
  21. stoneman shooting
    Parkland-Shooting Survivor Logs Off Facebook After Death ThreatsCameron Kasky said he’s “temporarily” stepping away from the platform after receiving graphic messages.
  22. Trump Thinks We Need Some Kind of ‘Ratings System’ for MoviesWe need some kind of content warning system for video games and movies. If only someone had implemented this before.
  23. stoneman shooting
    Trump Brought Notes Reminding Him to Listen to Shooting VictimsPhotographers captured a picture of his discussion points.
  24. Trump Wants Armed Teachers and Universal Background ChecksIn a “listening session” on gun control, Trump floated some unhinged ideas along with some downright reasonable ones.
  25. stoneman shooting
    School Shooting Survivor Forced to Respond to Claims That He’s a ‘Crisis Actor’Even Donald Trump Jr. liked a tweet attacking 17-year-old David Hogg.
  26. crime
    Man Shares Story About Almost Becoming a School Shooter“I am not a school shooter because I didn’t have access to guns.”
  27. stoneman shooting
    Florida School Shooting Survivors Will Lead Nationwide DemonstrationThe teens say the “March for Our Lives” gun-control demonstration will take place on March 24 in every American city.
  28. stoneman shooting
    Stoneman Shooting Survivor Slams Lawmakers and Demands Gun ControlEmma Gonzalez delivered a powerful speech at an anti-gun rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
  29. stoneman shooting
    All of Our Coverage of the Parkland Florida School ShootingWe’ll continue to update this post as we know more.
  30. stoneman shooting
    What It’s Like Being a Teacher During a School ShootingTwo Sandy Hook teachers look back on how they survived, and what came after.
  31. crime
    Grandmother Stops Teen Who Was Allegedly Planning a School ShootingPolice say Cathi O’Connor turned in her grandson after reading troubling entries in his journal.
  32. 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.
  33. stoneman shooting
    Student Survivors of Florida School Shooting Beg Politicians to Take Action“We are children. You guys are the adults. Work together, come over your politics, and get something done.”
  34. stoneman shooting
    Messages of Rage and Pain From the Teens Who Survived the Florida ShootingStudents from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School took to Twitter to express themselves and find community.
  35. motherhood
    Sue Klebold and the Truth About Normal ParentsThe blind spots and missteps described in the Columbine mom’s memoir are hauntingly familiar.
  36. Many Professors Anxious About Legally Armed Students in Their ClassroomsThe idea that our students would bring guns to our offices and classrooms was never part of the deal when we considered going into this field.”
  37. terrible things
    Teen Threatens to ‘Kill All the Girls’ After They Refuse to Send Him NudesThe 15-year-old was arrested on Wednesday after making the threats.
  38. Can Your Child Be Taught to Defeat a Gunman at Her School?The canned food item will give the students a sense of empowerment to protect themselves and will make them feel secure in case an intruder enters the classroom.”
  39. Library Books Save FSU Student by Standing Up to BulletAnd he didn’t even notice.
  40. 3 Wounded in Shooting at Florida State University Police fatally shot the gunman.
  41. Third Victim in Washington State School Shooting Dies Shaylee Chuckulnaskit was 14 years old.
  42. Student Suspect, One Other Dead in Seattle School Shooting [Updated]At least four others are injured.
  43. Ohio School Shooter T.J. Lane Recaptured After Prison Escape [Updated]Another inmate is still at large.
  44. Oregon School Shooter Identified As Jared Padgett, a 15-Year-Old FreshmanHe killed a 14-year-old, and then himself.
  45. Oregon Marks 74th School Shooting Since NewtownA school shooting every eight days.
  46. 1 Killed and 3 Wounded in Shooting at Seattle Pacific UniversityThe attack ended when some students managed to tackle the gunman.
  47. South Carolina State Just the Latest School ShootingOne student was shot on campus today.
  48. Two Students Shot at Philadelphia High SchoolThree days later, America has a new most-recent school shooting.
  49. Two Kids Hurt in New Mexico Middle-School Shooting [Updated]A suspect is in custody.
  50. Colorado High School Shooting Victim Has DiedClaire Davis was just 17 years old.
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