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We Know How to Stop School Shootings

Yifinguy Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 7:42 AM
The answer is simple without hiring new personnel. Train and arm the janitorial staff. They are usually on hand in the schools. Any teacher willing to do so may have a loaded pistol in his or her desk and be trained to use it. As Ann says the crazy person is not stupid.
RepubRob2 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 8:03 AM
Just what we need: more firearms in the hands of illegal immigrants...

In the wake of a monstrous crime like a madman's mass murder of defenseless women and children at the Newtown, Conn., elementary school, the nation's attention is riveted on what could have been done to prevent such a massacre.

Luckily, some years ago, two famed economists, William Landes at the University of Chicago and John Lott at Yale, conducted a massive study of multiple victim public shootings in the United States between 1977 and 1995 to see how various legal changes affected their frequency and death toll.

Landes and Lott examined many of the very policies being proposed...

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