Officials at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have informed students that when they return from spring break next week, they will be required to carry their belongings in clear plastic backpacks and asked to wear ID badges while on school grounds.
More than three weeks after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed gun reform legislation (SB 7026) that includes $400 million to improve school safety, mental health access, as well as the controversial “school guardians” program. The bill, mixed though it is, includes
In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students from nearby South Broward High School have walked out from class and staged protests to call for action on gun control.
“Prayers and condolences,” and “thoughts and prayers” were offered up almost immediately after news broke that a gunman had opened fire at a Broward County high school on Wednesday. Prayers were offered as the shooting unfolded, even before the gunman was apprehended; before it was confirmed that 17 high schoolers…