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Rush Limbaugh defends the National Rifle Association : The solution is not to attack gun rights groups

Rush Limbaugh defends the National Rifle Association : The solution is not to attack gun rights groups

EIB Network radio host Rush Limbaugh reacted to the tragic school shooting in Broward County, Fla. that left 17 dead and several wounded. Limbaugh said the solution is not to attack gun rights groups like the Virginia-based National Rifle Association, but instead to recognize what resources are lacking in schools that other public buildings have. “The solution is concealed-carry in ...

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Parkland students talk about politics and gun control

Parkland students talk about politics and gun control

To those who say it’s too soon after the school massacre to talk about politics and gun control, the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High see your point. “We can respect that. We’ve lost people. It’s important to mourn,” junior Cameron Kasky said Sunday. “Here’s a time to talk about gun control: March 24. My message for the people in ...

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Video shows Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz fighting students in 2016

Video shows Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz fighting students in 2016

Nikolas Cruz, whose troubled past allegedly exploded in a murderous rampage Wednesday in a Parkland, Fla., school Wednesday, was captured on cell phone video fighting other students more than a year before the mass shooting. In the Sept. 20, 2016, footage, obtained by ABC station WPLG, Cruz can be seen in the courtyard of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School wearing ...

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As community tries to heal, students say they want theirs to be the last school massacre

As community tries to heal, students say they want theirs to be the last school massacre

For residents in the otherwise quiet and safe community of Parkland, Florida, the past several days have been tinged with sorrow, concern, and anger. In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, funerals for the 17 dead have begun alongside candlelit vigils to remember those who passed. A 14-year-old and 18-year-old were the first to be ...

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Second gun-control rally held in Florida, This rally against gun laws, NRA and Trump

Second gun-control rally held in Florida, This rally against gun laws, NRA and Trump

One by one, students and staff members who survived alleged gunman Nickolas Cruz’s deadly rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School stepped up to a podium Saturday and railed against the gun lobby and gun laws that enabled him to purchase an assault weapon. At times their voices broke with emotion or rage, but each person who addressed the Rally to Support Firearm ...

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Florida school shooting survivors: shame on lawmakers

Florida school shooting survivors: shame on lawmakers

In an emotional rally Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, politicians and Marjory Stoneman Douglas students called for a ban on weapons like the one used to kill 17 people at the Florida high school, and urged voters to kick out lawmakers who oppose the move or who take money from the National Rifle Association. In a fiery speech, senior Emma Gonzalez ...

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Women’s March group calls for school walkout against gun violence

Women’s March group calls for school walkout against gun violence

Organizers behind the Women’s March are calling for a national school walkout next month to protest Congress’s reaction to mass shootings. Women’s March Youth Empower is encouraging students, teachers and parents to take part in “#ENOUGH,” a 17-minute school walkout on March 14 at 10 a.m. “We need action,” the group said on a website promoting the event. “Students and allies are organizing the national school ...

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Kentucky governor says video games are to blame for school shootings

Kentucky governor says video games are to blame for school shootings

On Wednesday, 17 people were killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Florida, a scenario that has become all too familiar to anyone who reads the American news. Now that the obligatory genuflection at the altar of thoughts and prayers has been completed, pundits and politicians around the country have moved on to the next step in the ...

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ISIS flag raised at Utah high school

ISIS flag raised at Utah high school

Just one day after 17 died at the hands of a horrific high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, police confirmed that an American flag was torn down on Hurricane High School grounds in Washington County, Utah. It was damaged and replaced with an ISIS flag early Thursday morning. “ISIS is comi [sic]” was also spray painted outside of the school. ...

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Hundreds protest outside NRA headquarters following Florida school shooting

Hundreds protest outside NRA headquarters following Florida school shooting

More than 100 protestors stood outside the National Rifle Association headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia, on Friday night demanding action on gun control in the wake of Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida. Among the attendees were friends of some of the 17 students and teachers who were killed in Parkland, Florida, as well as Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., and relatives of ...

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