School Shootings

We cannot protect our guns before we protect our children - Florence Yared, Parkland school shooting survivor

School Shootings
School Shootings

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Mental illness epidemic has kids killing kids. Uvalde school shooting is only the latest

Many details remain unclear, and sweeping early conclusions are dangerous. But we know we have a mental health crisis with our youth. We know there are no easy answers. And we know we must act.

We’ll fight, as we always do, over guns. We’ll examine how the shooter got into the building and debate whether we can turn our schools into tighter fortresses. We’ll examine the law enforcement response, including why the Uvalde ISD’s small police force wasn’t able to neutralize an obvious threat. We’ll dig into whether the shooter sent signals that he was capable of this and whether someone should have recognized them and acted.

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 Mental illness epidemic has kids killing kids. Uvalde school shooting is only the latest

Many details remain unclear, and sweeping early conclusions are dangerous. But we know we have a mental health crisis with our youth. We know there are no easy answers. And we know we must act.

March For Our Lives

Founded after the shooting in Parkland 2018. Fighting for a nation free of gun violence. Join us.

School Shooters .info

Despite increased attention to school shootings and school safety, rampage attacks continue to devastate communities in the United States and around the world. Resources on school shootings, perpetrators, and prevention.

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