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Comments Off on The Hidden Legacy of Columbine: Ignorance About School Violence

REASON – Today, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre, students around the country skipped classes as part of a National School Walkout to protest gun violence. This is the latest attempt by survivors of the recent mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, to keep the public focused on school violence and on the various […]

Comments Off on Here’s Why Utah’s New Free-Range Kids Law Will Help Parents of Color

REASON – Jessica Calarco, a sociologist writing in The Atlantic, says that Utah’s new Free-Range Kids law represents an “unfair double standard” because parents who are poor, working class, or people of color will be less able to take advantage of it. “A major shortcoming of their otherwise well-intentioned movement is that the people who […]