Tag: gun violence

New Policies: How Firearm Providers are Changing After Parkland Shooting

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With every argument that the second Amendment is a constitutional right and, the federal government has absolutely no right restricting firearm access, is another argument that communicates the destructive danger that high-powered rifles could cause. The gun control debate has been brewing for quite some time now; given the recent rise in gun violence and,… Read More

If Not a Crime, It Should Be: NRA Uses Gif of Leslie Knope, Much to Amy Poehler’s Dismay

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During a town hall meeting last week hosted by CNN anchor Jake Tapper which featured Florida Senator Marco Rubio and NRA Spokeswoman Dana Loesch, survivors and family members of victims of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting discussed impacts of weapons that the NRA so proudly flaunts.   The town hall was tense and deeply… Read More

Student Walkouts in Response to Parkland, Florida Shooting: How Different School Districts Are Responding

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In the days and weeks since the horrifying tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School where the lives of 17 individuals were cut short, America has become divided over how little government regulation exists on gun control, and on the National Rifle Association’s questionable practices and collusion involving elected officials.   Among those advocating for stronger… Read More

Possible Outcomes of the Parkland, Florida Shooting

Shooting At High School In Parkland, Florida Injures Multiple People

As heartbreaking as it is to say, on Valentine’s Day, a 19-year-old former student of Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida entered his alma mater and proceeded to murder 17 people, many of whom were innocent teenage students. As with previous massacres, several questions and hypotheses have come up surrounding the shooter, with particular… Read More