In some states, preparing for school shootings and being pro-gun aren’t seen as mutually exclusive.
Gun ownership in Texas is treated as a birthright. The right to bear arms is not in question, but the need to prevent guns from falling into the wrong hands is.
Youth Radio has covered the “youth beat” for 25 years, more than a generation. Sadly, our work now includes regular reporting on school shootings.
In the Castlemont neighborhood, according to county reports, homicide is the leading cause of death for young people.
A new law enforcement communication service became available to schools this week to ensure safety on school campuses.