More States Allowing Armed School Staff

More States Allowing Armed School Staff

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It took almost thirty years to enact at least some form of concealed carry in every state in the nation. Of course, even with carry laws, most states designated their schools so-called "gun-free" zones....
Marquette University gun policy

Marquette University’s ‘Mishmash’ of Policies Flummox Gun Owners

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By Zachary Petrizzo Marquette University, despite its location in gun-friendly Wisconsin, requires students to comply with contradictory and nonsensical rules in order to possess a firearm in a university apartment. Marquette is currently a “gun free...
Illinois House Approves Bill To Replace School Cops With Social Workers

Illinois House Approves Bill To Replace School Cops With Social Workers

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The Land of Lincoln finished dead last among the 50 states in passing a concealed carry law. And like California, Illinois enjoys a lot of misguided thinking from those who look at guns like...

Bill Would Reduce the Number of Gun-Free Zones in Missouri

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St. Joseph's newspressnow.com says Missouri pushes to put firearms in gun-free zones. That's one way to look at it. We'd word that headline a little differently. How about, "Missouri Bill Would Expand Carry Rights, Reduce...

Concealed Carry Means Everywhere, Including Schools – Quote of the Day

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"We have a right to conceal carry in this state. And I think people should exercise their rights. Whether it's Walmart or a school building, if you conceal carry you conceal carry — you...
That's not a knife! (courtesy youtube.com)

Parent Pulls Knife at PTA Meeting to Promote Armed Teachers. Point Taken?

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Despite the YouTube caption, I don't think the knife in question is a switchblade. Looks like your average pocket knife to me. (I half expected someone in the crowd to yell "That's not a...

Baltimore Teachers: We’ll Walk Out If Any Teachers Are Armed

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In the aftermath of seventeen people shot to death in Marjory Stonemason Douglas High School while police officers waited outside listening to the carnage, the push to arm teachers and administrators in schools has gained...

Florida High School Informs Parents of Averted Attack…One Year Later

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Teachers and students at Astronaut High School in Titusville, Florida, are probably alive today because Sheriff Scott Israel and his intrepid men aren't in charge of ensuring their safety. An art teacher at the...
TTAG school shooter simulation

Should Armed Teachers Be Required to Have Extra Training? Question of the Day:

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Yesterday, I posted a video from Trevor Noah where he shot down the idea that violent video games cause violence. Copy that. At the end of the video (below), he points out that Florida's...
Central Michigan University

BREAKING: Two Dead in Central Michigan University Shooting

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"Central Michigan University is on lockdown after two people were shot dead in a dorm by a man who remains at large," dailymail.co.uk reports. "The victims were shot on the fourth floor of Campbell...
Armed teachers sign (courtesy huffingtonpost.com)

Representative Massie Proposes Repeal of Gun-Free School Zone Act

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Congressman Thomas Massie has proposed repealing the controversial federal ban on guns within a thousand feet of a school. From cnsnews.com: Massie said the solution to school shootings is putting more than one-armed guard at...

Florida Lawmakers Reject “Assault Weapon” Ban, Approve Legal Guns In Schools

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The gun control tidal wave met a committee of the Florida state senate yesterday. While the Florida House rejected a black rifle ban last week, activists pinned their hopes on the Sunshine State's Senate....