Texas Boy Dies After Being Hit by Truck During School Walkout on Guns

Texas Boy Dies After Being Hit by Truck During School Walkout on Guns

Another spokesman for the Police Department, Sgt. Robert Gomez, mentioned on the information convention: “It is illegal to walk on a highway. It’s next to impossible for motorists to move out of the way of pedestrians on the roadway and that’s why it’s a restricted passage.” On social media, some blamed the walkout for Jonathan’s […]

The Mass-Shooting Survivor Network

The Mass-Shooting Survivor Network

As Patrick Korellis remembers it, he arrived on the faculty help group in 2008 and launched himself to the individual standing closest to him, a younger girl named Emily Haas. She was a junior at Virginia Tech, majoring in enterprise. Mr. Korellis was a senior at Northern Illinois University, finding out meteorology and geography. They […]

School Walkouts Across the U.S.: ‘We Deserve to Live Without Fear’

School Walkouts Across the U.S.: ‘We Deserve to Live Without Fear’

Here are what college students needed to say as they protested throughout the nation: ‘I could have lost my life in that moment.’ Brianna Lee, 17, junior at Walter Payton College Prep, Chicago Brianna Lee was 5 when she had her first terrifying brush with gun violence. Her household was coming back from church one […]

Parkland Survivors Get a Broadway Master Class in Healing

Parkland Survivors Get a Broadway Master Class in Healing

They started rehearsals 5 weeks earlier than the taking pictures and so they insisted on persevering with after. The present opens May 2. As Broadway musicals go, “Spring Awakening,” with music by Duncan Sheik and ebook and lyrics by Steven Sater, is arguably the worst present city in South Florida may stage proper now. Or […]

St. Louis TV Commentator Resigns After Threatening David Hogg

St. Louis TV Commentator Resigns After Threatening David Hogg

The controversy comes as Sinclair, the nation’s largest broadcaster, faces accusations of advancing a right-leaning agenda, fueled just lately by widely shared videos of anchors at dozens of stations reciting the identical script about bias within the media. Photo The host Jamie Allman final yr. His “Allman Report” tv present was canceled and the way […]

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend. Is it spring but? Doesn’t appear to be it from the place I’m sitting. If it’s nonetheless too chilly (moist, darkish, snowy) for a morning stroll, no worries. We’ve acquired tales for you. Some are severe (about ISIS and personal prisons) some are much less so (imagining journey in Wakanda and […]

Opinion

Opinion

In the early 1880s, legend has it that Daniel B. Wesson, a co-founder of Smith & Wesson, the gun producer, heard a few youngster who injured himself by cocking the hammer and pulling the set off of certainly one of his agency’s revolvers. Wesson, often known as D. B., was so distraught concerning the accident […]

Buzzed: The Politics of Hair

Buzzed: The Politics of Hair

Since the discharge of “Black Panther” in February, the bald heads of the Dora Milaje troopers, led by Okoye (Danai Gurira), have grow to be clarion calls of black feminine power and sweetness. And Adwoa Aboah, the Model of the Year on the British Fashion Awards in December, is understood for not solely her stubbled […]

‘It Has to Be Perfect’: Putting Out a Yearbook After the Parkland Shooting

‘It Has to Be Perfect’: Putting Out a Yearbook After the Parkland Shooting

Moments after that horrible Valentine’s Day, the thought crept into the minds of the Aerie yearbook employees at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. They must memorialize this tragedy of their pages. Somehow. At first, some college students hesitated. “I thought it’d be too much,” mentioned Elizabeth Stout, 17, a senior who’s the e-book’s co-editor in […]

Alex Jones and Infowars Are Sued for Defamation After Misidentifying Parkland Gunman

Alex Jones and Infowars Are Sued for Defamation After Misidentifying Parkland Gunman

“We believe that Mr. Fontaine was targeted due to the T-shirt he was wearing, and that Infowars intentionally disregarded fundamental newsroom ethics due to its desire to politicize the tragedy,” Mr. Bankston stated. Infowars didn’t reply to a request for touch upon Tuesday. On Monday, the web site appended an editors’ note atop the Feb. […]