• The New Normal? America Is Averaging One School Shooting Every 60 Hours In 2018

    6 monthes ago - By Essence

    The tragic shooting at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Wednesday has become the nation's 18th school shooting less than two months into 2018.
    As a result, The Huffington Post is reporting that the nation is averaging one school shooting every 60 hours in 2018, according to data compiled by the gun control advocacy organization Everytown for Gun Safety. The organization defines a school shooting as when a firearm is discharged on or around a campus.

    This 2018 average is more than double the number of school shootings recorded in the same period during the previous three...
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  • A Florida Student Got Advice on Social Media from a Twitter User Who Said They Survived a School Shooting Too

    6 monthes ago - By Teen Vogue

    A teen inside the Florida high school where students were killed and injured by a gunman got support on Twitter from a user who said they survived a school shooting too.
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  • Alleged Shooter Nikolas Cruz Threatened Mass Campus Shooting 9 Months Ago

    6 monthes ago - By TMZ

    The man accused of slaughtering 17 students in Florida apparently had his sights set on a mass campus shooting 9 months ago, and made that clear in a YouTube comment. Nikolas Cruz posted on a video months ago, saying he was going to mimic the first...
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  • Kim Kardashian, Ellen DeGeneres, And More Stars Demand Action In Wake Of Florida School Shooting

    6 monthes ago - By OK!

    After 17 students and teachers were shot dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday, by a former student armed with an AR-15 and “multiple magazines” of ammunition, celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Ellen Degeneres decided enough is enough. Thoughts and prayers will no longer cut it, according to these stars. Click through to see which celebs are demanding Congress take action now.
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  • Students Texted Their Parents Goodbye During the Florida Shooting

    6 monthes ago - By Teen Vogue

    Students texted their parents goodbye and updated social media on their safety during the school shooting in Florida.
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  • Florida Shooting: 'Hero' Football Coach Died Protecting Students

    6 monthes ago - By TMZ

    One of the victims in the Florida school shooting was the high school's assistant football coach - who was killed while shielding students from the shooter, the school says. The Marjory Stoneman Douglas Varsity and JV football program...
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