In response to the dramatic number of school shootings across the United States, districts around the country are taking drastic measures to keep students safe. Following the last significant school massacre in Parkland, Florida, teachers and administrators are enacting knee-jerk policies that do little more than pay lip service to frightened parents and pupils. Most … Continue reading Sacks and Stones
Yesterday, millions of American students participated in the March for Life to promote social change and a renewed demand in the United States for gun control. In doing so, the generation that cannot turn away from their smartphones found a way to use those phones as tools for a cause. They embarked on a journey … Continue reading March On!
On Saturday, 200 brave, patriotic, dedicated, and focused leaders of tomorrow sat in detention at Pennridge High School in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Northeast of Philadelphia, Bucks County is home to some of the highest rated school districts and communities to live in the nation and a perennial republican stronghold. The county’s politics could be one … Continue reading 200 Minds Held Hostage at Pennridge High
There was a time in America when the most dangerous thing we worried about each day was the neighbor’s dog nipping us. Daily hazards are a bit more serious now. The United States is on track to witness the worst year of gun violence in over a decade. With mass shootings becoming a daily occurrence … Continue reading The Daily Dog: A Shot in Hell, Michigan
Once again, the gun debate in America takes center stage…for about as long as it took 58 people to die on Sunday night. Following that, the outrage and political punditry will subside for a week — two or three at the most — until the next domestic terror attack and mass shooting in the United … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Time to Heal