Students who survived the massacre quickly came to national prominence as leading activists for gun control.
“The shooter in Pittsburgh was not just anti-Semitic. He had been radicalized by white supremacist ideology."
Amnesty’s report shows how all aspects of American life have been compromised by the availability of guns in a country lacking proper regulations and safeguards.
"And this could have been very differently had he actually had a firearm on him."
DeVos’s plan would use federal Student Support and Academic Enrichment grants to pay for firearms and to train educators in their use.
“People at risk of harming themselves or others should not have easy access to firearms."
"We don't want thoughts. We don't want prayers. We want change."
In a recent study, we explored whether the race of mass shooters influences how the media depict their crime, their motivations and their lives.