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New Rule: All Teachers Should Be Required to Carry Guns

raverill Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 9:26 AM
Just ALLOWING teachers to carry at school to defend themselves and their students would cost NOTHING! I am a retired teacher and recall joining other teachers and administrators bringing pistols to the range on campus at the JROTC building for target practice after school. No crazy would even CONSIDER trying to shoot up that school!

My heart is sick. I feel so sorry for the children who were murdered, as well as the parents and loved ones of the slain kids and teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. All of us here in the U.S.—who still have a soul—pray for those whose lives were just senselessly shattered.

But imagine if at least one teacher (with a concealed weapons permit) had their .40-caliber Glock with them, locked and loaded, when this weed Adam Lanza began his murderous mayhem Friday on the Sandy Hook Elementary School campus. What would have happened differently?

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