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A creative solution to America’s gun violence

Bilal Suleiman, Opinion Columnist

May 1, 2018

The gun control debate was complicated enough. Then the Las Vegas shooting happened, followed by too many school shootings, and now the citizens of the United States are demanding action. Some call for arming teachers or hiring more police officers and security guards, as if that would stop a psychop...

Reclassification of bump stocks

An AK-47 is equipped with a bump stock produced by Slide Fire Solutions.

Brendan McCabe, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2017

On Oct. 1 at 10:05 p.m., a deranged gunman began firing on a large group of concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest Festival. In the span of 10 minutes, he killed 58 people and injured over 500 more before taking his own life. After horrifying events like these, people always begin to ask themselves what...

America needs more gun control

Quinn Robison-Duff, Staff Writer

October 8, 2017

America’s got a problem, and it’s something we all need to work together to fix. Gun violence is at an all-time high in a nation with some of the most lenient gun laws in the world. Columbine, Sandy Hook, Orlando and now Vegas are some of the most well-known shootings in American history and yet...

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