What explains the mass shootings in the United States? International comparisons suggest an answer: weapons

When the world looks at americahe sees a land of exceptions: a time-tested, if noisy, democracy, a crusader on foreign policy, an exporter of beloved music and movies. But there is a peculiarity that constantly puzzles to fans and critics in the United States. Why, they ask, so many are produced mass shootings? Perhaps, some … Read more

Police shootings: a dead man and a man between life and death near Lyon

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PARIS: French and Spanish Catalans are calling for the reopening of a small road linking France to Spain via the Col de Banyuls, the closure of which since January 2021 doubles, even triples, the time needed to reach the other side of the Pyrenees . This closure aimed at combating terrorism and illegal immigration is … Read more

Mass shootings: 5 movies to try to understand them

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The shooting at a Columbine high school occurred on April 20, 1999 marked a watershed in the political and cultural history of the United States. The central topic of the debate? Firearms legislation. The documentary filmmaker and faithful anti-republican Michael Moore attacked companies and congressmen alike in his celebrated Bowling for Columbine (2002), where he … Read more

A school asked for a perimeter wall to protect itself from shootings | It is school number 1027, Luisa Mora de Olguín, located in the Ludueña neighborhood, in the northwest of Rosario

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From Rosario In view of a request from the educational community of the Luisa Mora de Olguín schoollocated in the heart of Ludueña neighborhood and known as Father Montaldo’s school, provincial education authorities agreed to build a perimeter wall against shootingswhich are frequent in the area and endanger the lives of those who are in … Read more

In US schools, shootings hit record numbers in past school year

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⇧ [VIDÉO] You might also like this partner content (after ad) A new report from the US Department of Education’s research arm — released last Tuesday — counts 93 school shootings in the past school year, up from 11 a decade ago. Despite new measures in terms of order and security and some improvements on … Read more

5 sad movies about school shootings that help us reflect on this problem

‘Lessons from a School Shooting: Letters from Dunblane’ This true crime movie is available on Netflix and makes it clear that in order to get through an event as cruel as a school massacre, sometimes you need to listen to other people who went through a similar experience, to learn from it. After the shooting … Read more

What to watch on HBO Max: a turbulent drama that reflects the harsh reality behind the mass shootings in schools in the United States

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It is inevitable to feel devastated watching the news that arrives from the other side of the pond, where every few weeks we have to meet another mass shooting at a school in the United States. Tragic news that should serve to rethink once and for all the restriction of weapons in the country, for … Read more