Author Archives: Charles Francis

20 Mar
0

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Platt Release New Song for March for Our Lives

‘Hamilton’ and ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ stars mash up “You Will Be Found” and “The Story of Tonight” for charity single Two Broadway superpowers teamed for a new charity single Monday as Hamilton‘s Lin-Manuel Miranda and Dear Evan Hansen‘s Ben Platt unveiled the ...

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20 Mar
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Parkland shooting survivors say the NRA is “basically threatening” them

Since the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, last month, survivors have mobilized the #NeverAgain movement to push for school safety and stronger gun legislation. Two vocal leaders, David Hogg and Emma Gonzalez, spoke with ...

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20 Mar
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‘Our generation was raised around schools being shot up,’ says Stoneman Douglas survivor

toneman Douglas survivor Cameron Kasky remembers the exact moment — amid the panic of an active gunman on campus — when someone invoked the word “shooter” in his classroom. “When I was in that classroom and I heard the word ...

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gun violence
20 Mar
0

Will Parkland Change the Gun Debate?

As students head back to school, getting back to normal is the last thing on their minds – they want the tragedy to break the NRA’s hold on Washington Every morning since the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, ...

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20 Mar
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How One Parkland Family Is Supporting the Students’ Fight Against the NRA

After losing their son in the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, the Olivers are turning Joaquin’s memory into a mission At Pine Trails Park, where the community gathered in the immediate aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, there are ...

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20 Mar
0

Students calling for change after the Parkland shooting

By now the story is familiar but no less heartbreaking. On Valentine’s Day, a former student walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida, pulled an AR-15 out of his duffle bag and began shooting. Students hid in closets ...

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Parkland Shooting
14 Mar
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School Superintendents Embracing Walkout Planned 1 Month After Parkland Shooting

PARKLAND (CBSMiami) – Students nationwide plan to walk out of their classrooms on Wednesday – a month after the deadly school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. School districts are preparing for hundreds of thousands of students to take ...

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How to buy a gun
13 Mar
0

How to Buy a Gun in 15 Countries

Many Americans can buy a gun in less than an hour. The process takes months in some countries. Here are the basic steps for how most people buy a gun in 15 of them. Many countries have exceptions for specialized ...

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