June 24, 2018

Is There a Solution to School Shootings?

Last week’s school shooting Santa Fe, which resulted in ten deaths, is only the latest in a series of school shootings over the last several years, and only three months after the infamous Parkland, Florida shooting on Valentine’s Day.  As with that shooting, many are attempting to politicize the issue in order to push various agendas. […]

Parents Enraged at Moment of Silence Held for Gaza Dead at School.

(AP Photo/Nasser Nasser) Parents of children attending an elite public school in New York City were outraged when they learned a student asked for a moment of silence over the loudspeaker for the 60 Palestinians killed in a violent attack on the IDF last week. New York Post: The school-wide announcement Tuesday stunned some students […]

Five Things That Won’t Stop School Shootings and the One That Will.

As the horrific events at Santa Fe High school unfolded, all the usual experts popped up on TV panels and interviews once again recycling their “never again” and “we’ve-gotta-do-something” solutions. These are respected authorities like former DOJ special agents, sheriffs, former NYPD detectives, and parents of children killed in previous school shootings.   And not […]

“May God Heal the Injured – And God Be With the Victims’ Families”- President Trump Speaks on Santa Fe High School Shooting.

There was a mass shooting today at Santa Fe High School in Texas. At least eight people were killed. The suspect was captured and is a student at the school. President Trump tweeted this out moments ago. School shooting in Texas. Early reports not looking good. God bless all! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May […]

Explosives found after Texas high school shooting.

Explosives have been found at the Texas high school where a gunman killed at least eight people Friday morning, according to officials. “There have been explosive items found in the high school and outside the high school,” Santa Fe Independent School District Police Chief Walter Braun said at a press conference. “Because of this, everyone […]

Minutes After Deadly Texas School Shooting, CNN Already Starts Spreading Fake News.

CNN Re-Ups False 22 School Shootings Stat. It didn’t take CNN long to start spreading fake news after Friday’s school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas. CNN Chief National Security Correspondent Jim Sciutto and political correspondent Sara Murray both tweeted that today’s deadly shooting brings the total number of U.S. school shootings this […]

At Least 8 Dead In Shooting At Texas High School, Sheriff Confirms — Here’s What We Know.

A high school in Santa Fe, Texas, is on lockdown due to an active shooter on campus; there are multiple fatalities reported. Authorities were reportedly called to Santa Fe High School around 8 a.m. Friday morning, ABC13 Houston reported. One suspect has been taken into custody and another has been detained. There are reportedly at […]

Outrage after school tells kids to write Islamic faith declaration. This isn’t even the beginning.

A Christian parent of a Gerrardstown, West Virginia, student is outraged after his daughter’s school sent home a reported assignment requiring that the students copy the Islamic faith declaration in calligraphy. What are the details? According to The Christian Post, Rich Penkoski, who the outlet identified as a “conservative Christian who runs an online ministry […]

Same Policies That Failed to Stop Florida Shooter Exist in School Districts Nationwide.

Critics of President Donald Trump said his response to the Florida school shooting earlier this year was ill-conceived and a failure. Yet a new startling revelation from school district officials in Broward County, Florida, shows the White House’s response was indeed appropriate—more than even the Trump administration knew. On Feb. 14, Nikolas Cruz, a student […]

Donald Trump Signed Executive Order To Pull Feds Out Of K-12 Education – Promise To Return School Control To State And Local Officials

President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to start pulling the federal government out of K-12 education, following through on a campaign promise to return school control to state and local officials. The order, dubbed the “Education Federalism Executive Order,” will launch a 300-day review of Obama-era regulations and guidance for school districts and directs […]

Trump Administration Urged to End Obama-Era ‘Misstep’ of School Leniency Rules for Minority Students.

Civil rights and education experts continue to urge the Trump administration to scrap an Obama-era school leniency policy that coerced school districts into limiting reports of minority students’ assaultive and threatening behavior. Under the Obama policy, in place now in more than 50 school districts throughout the country, students whose behavior would have previously drawn […]

Trump Administration Urged to End Obama-Era ‘Misstep’ of School Leniency Rules for Minority Students.

Civil rights and education experts continue to urge the Trump administration to scrap an Obama-era school leniency policy that coerced school districts into limiting reports of minority students’ assaultive and threatening behavior. Under the Obama policy, in place now in more than 50 school districts throughout the country, students whose behavior would have previously drawn […]

These Four Cultural Changes Are Behind the Increase in School Shootings.

The Shifts Behind the Shootings During briefings as a patrol officer, I scanned the crime reports from the prior week, looking for patterns, trends and changes. If, for example, I discovered an increase in car burglaries on the west side of town, I would ask the simple question: What shifted in the past few weeks […]

The Remarkable Difference Between These Two School Shootings.

Why Guns IN Schools Save Lives There will be no more school shootings at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. There may be additional future shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County, Florida. The reasons for these assertions are many: Broward County employs deputy sheriffs who stood around and […]

WALSH: This Story Proves Beyond A Shadow Of A Doubt Why Every School Needs Armed Security.

I think we need to stop and reflect on this story before the media buries it. A shooter opened fire at Great Mills High School in Maryland but he was cut short by an armed security officer. He managed to injure two people before he was “engaged,” according to the sheriff, and quickly neutralized. Of […]

[UPDATED] School Shooting At Maryland High School; Shooter Fatally Shot By Armed School Resource Officer.

UPDATE 11:40 a.m. EST: Sheriff Tim Cameron has confirmed that the student shooter was fatally shot by the trained school resource officer, according to The Associated Press. BREAKING: Sheriff: Resource officer fired at Maryland high school shooter who was fatally shot. — The Associated Press (@AP) March 20, 2018 Original story: On Tuesday morning, authorities […]

Pollak: School Walkout for Gun Control Likely Violated Constitution.

The national school walkout for gun control that took place at many public schools across the country Wednesday likely violated the Constitution. That is because the government — in this case, public schools — made a special accommodation for a political viewpoint that it would not make for the opposing view, or for any other […]

House passes school gun violence bill, one month after Florida school shooting.

The House of Representatives on Wednesday afternoon overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan bill to prevent gun violence in schools, though Republican leaders of the GOP-controlled chamber made clear earlier in the day that they have no plans to impose any gun bans. The unofficial vote on the STOP School Violence Act was 407 to 10. “We […]

Here’s a Rundown of President Trump’s School Safety Plan.

The White House has released details of President Trump’s plan to harden America’s schools and to prevent future school shootings. According to officials, a number of approaches will be taken to address the issue. The President addressed the issue on Twitter Monday morning. Very strong improvement and strengthening of background checks will be fully backed […]

From Obama To Parkland: Remembering Eric Holder, Arne Duncan And The New Public School Policy?

As new information surfaces daily on the broken-ness that led up to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, shock and disgust along with sadness continues to permeate across the nation. Not only have we been told, as part of the ongoing investigation, that the school resource officer never entered the building while gunfire was blasting but there […]

Betsy DeVos: Dept. Of Ed To Review Obama-Era School Discipline Reform Policy.

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos told CBS’s “60 Minutes” Sunday Night that the Obama-era school discipline reform policy is now under review. “We are studying that rule. We need to ensure that all students have an opportunity to learn in a safe and nurturing environment. And all students means all students,” DeVos told host Lesley […]

Study: School Shootings Are Not On The Rise, Incidents Involving Students Declining Since 1990s.

The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has triggered a new call for gun control. On February 14, Nikolas Cruz shot and killed 17 people. It’s tragic. It shouldn’t happen. And it shouldn’t have happened; state, federal, and local officials had multiple opportunities to stop Cruz from committing this shooting. Yet, […]

Parkland: Wait–It Took How Long For Police To Actually Enter The Florida High School On Day Of The Shooting? UPDATE: Sheriff’s Department ‘Rotten To The Core’?

Disgraced Parkland School Resource Officer Told Fellow Cops To Keep 500 Feet Away. UPDATE: National Review’s Charles Cooke did not mince words about his feelings on the Broward County Sheriff’s Office. They’re “rotten to the core.” Deputy Scot Peterson, who refused to help in Parkland, knew that the shots were coming from inside the building […]

U.S. Civil Rights Commissioners: Obama-Era School Leniency Policy Brings ‘Fear’ and ‘Danger’

Two members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights say the Obama-era school leniency policy that discourages reports of threatening behavior by minority students to law enforcement is dangerous. “Many schools that have adopted lenient disciplinary policies – i.e., defining offenses down so that blacks and Hispanics aren’t suspended or expelled at significantly higher rates than […]

Marco Rubio Urges Revision of Obama-Era School Discipline Policy that Discourages Reporting Student Threats.

Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is urging the Trump administration’s Departments of Justice and Education to revise the Obama-era school discipline policy that discourages school districts from reporting threats to law enforcement in the name of social justice for minority students. Rubio writes in the wake of the Parkland, Florida, shooting rampage by former Marjory […]

ISIS-inspired teen tries to detonate bomb at Utah high school…

Police: Teen attempted to detonate explosive device at Pine View, researched ISIS ST. GEORGE, Utah — UPDATE: Police said a homemade explosive device was the item discovered in a backpack at Pine View High School Monday, that forced the evacuation of the school. Police said if the device had detonated, it would have caused significant injury […]

How Obama school discipline guidelines allowed school shooter to buy gun despite troubling past.

Lenient school discipline policies implemented by the Obama administration allowed the Parkland, Florida, school shooter to maintain a clean record that allowed him to purchase the gun he used to kill 17 people, a report by RealClearInvestigations shows. ‘Restorative justice’ The lenient discipline policies stem from an effort to reduce overall numbers and racial disparities […]

Teacher Coalition Seeks to End Obama School Discipline Policy: ‘A Lot of Fear in Schools’

The school discipline policy that may have allowed Nikolas Cruz to escape arrest by Broward County law enforcement and ultimately purchase the firearm he used to kill 17 people is in effect in over 50 school districts across the country. “He probably wouldn’t have been able to buy the murder weapon if the school had […]

President Trump Empowers Americans to Stop School Shooters.

There isn’t an hour that isn’t dominated by the controlled informational hysteria waged by the media. The better things are, the more weaponized hysteria pours out of the press. Britain during the Blitz didn’t have the sense of crisis that viewers get from 5 minutes of CNN. The rising economy, consumer confidence, terror victories and […]

One Texas School District Is Already Arming Its Teachers, And The Signs Posted Outside The Schools Say It All

A Texas school district isn’t waiting around for lawmakers to make up their minds on whether arming teachers is a good idea–they’ve already decided that it is. Callisburg Independent School District in Callisburg, Texas, began their “guardian” program a few years ago, which allows teachers to volunteer to carry concealed firearms on school grounds. Superintendent […]

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