A second Parkland shooting survivor has reportedly died by suicide. The death of the male sophomore, a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, comes after 19-year-old MSD graduate Sydney Aie llo took her life last weekend. In the aftermath of tragic incidents, experts are expressing concern over suicide contagion […]
The US makes up less than 5% of the world’s population but has 31% of the world’s mass shooters. Lawmakers and interest groups are often at odds on policies to curb mass shootings, suggesting strategies varying from increased mental health evaluations to arming teachers. Two mass shootings in less than […]
One student shot another student in the ankle at a Florida high school on Friday, authorities said. The suspected shooter is in custody, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. One student shot another student in the ankle at a high school in Ocala, Florida, on Friday, authorities […]
Patrick Neville, a Colorado state legislator who survived the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School, has reintroduced a bill that would make it legal to carry concealed weapons in schools. Neville, a Republican, has introduced the bill every year since he took public office in 2014. But the legislation stands […]
A Florida school district will tear down the high school building that was the site of a deadly shooting. The Broward Schools superintendent said parents and students have overwhelmingly expressed their reluctance to ever return to the building. Instead, the school district will build a memorial around the site and […]
Malcolm Gladwell has a theory for why school...