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Poll Results:  In our rural area at times it can be 30-45 minutes before law enforcement can arrive on scene of an incident. With this in mind should teachers be allowed to carry a weapon if they so choose?

No, It would only make the problem worse.   42.5% 42.5 % (246)
Yes, it is not only a school safety issue but a basic freedom issue   57.5% 57.5 % (333)


Total Votes: 579

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-02-26 16:12:16   By: Anonymous
 
Th e Florida school shooting proved that government cannot be relied on for our sole source of protection. Teachers if they so choose should have the right to protect themselves and their students.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-02-26 17:47:59   By: Anonymous
     
    At the very least I would like to see the principal and vice-principal have some self defense and weapon training and a CCW permit.

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      Re: Protection?
      Posted on: 2018-02-26 18:49:32   By: Anonymous
       
      Sorry but the principle and vice-principle can't be everywhere and can't even be expected to be on campus every day. I would prefer to have all of the teachers and faculty go through a gun training course even if they choose not to carry. I'm not sure of the finer points that need to be resolved but I'm certain that we need more guns in the hands of responsible people inside of our schools.

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        HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
        Posted on: 2018-02-26 19:35:19   By: Anonymous
         
        HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED HILLARY!!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!


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          Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
          Posted on: 2018-03-02 12:04:41   By: Anonymous
            Edited By: thepinetree
          On: 2018-03-03 17:16:47


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            Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
            Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:39:03   By: Anonymous
             
            Agreed, there are mental scars that will last long after.

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        Re: Protection?
        Posted on: 2018-02-27 08:48:16   By: Anonymous
         
        Have you considered that some people simply are not comfortable around guns? I live in a rural area. I was told I should have a weapon in my home. I took a class: how to safely handle a hand gun and then a 1/2 hour of shooting.

        I was then sent home to make my gun selection. It has never happened. Why? Because I know that I would never be able to shoot a person. I'd rather find a place to hide and hope that people trained in handling this sort of occurrence get there in time to help me.

        EVERYONE DOES NOT WANT TO HANDLE A GUN OR EVEN BE TAUGHT HOW TO USE ONE.

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          Re: Protection?
          Posted on: 2018-02-27 10:12:53   By: Anonymous
           
          When you need to protection from a threat Right Now,
          police are only twenty minutes away.

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            Re: Protection?
            Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:11:22   By: Anonymous
             
            Guns are pretty nifty.

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              Re: Protection?
              Posted on: 2018-03-01 11:04:39   By: Anonymous
               
              In the words of "Imagine" author John Lennon; Happiness is a Warm Gun, Bang Bang, Shoot shoot.

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          Re: Protection?
          Posted on: 2018-02-27 11:14:39   By: Anonymous
           
          Sadly, there have been many women raped, injured and killed who tried to find a place to hide and hope that people trained in handling this sort of occurrence get there in time to help me.

          The first rule in life is, Survive by defending yourself.

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            Re: Protection?
            Posted on: 2018-02-27 23:43:51   By: Anonymous
             
            EVERYONE DOES WANT TO HANDLE A GUN OR EVEN BE TAUGHT HOW TO USE ONE.


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              Re: Protection?
              Posted on: 2018-03-01 08:01:33   By: Anonymous
               
              I thank you for being and honest in admitting that there are still Meek that roam the earth and willfully allow themselves to be controlled the by folks who are "comfortable" with a gun and want to know how to use it.

              Look at yourself.....what a sad example of a "free" person

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                Re: Protection?
                Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:41:28   By: Anonymous
                 
                Not wanting to kill or injure another human being does not make one meek. And let's even consider how a gun in a classroom must be securely stored in a classroom. I mean, a gun and a classroom of curious children... what could go wrong?

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                  Re: Protection?
                  Posted on: 2018-03-09 11:33:00   By: Anonymous
                   
                  What about concealed carry do you not understand?

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          Re: Protection?
          Posted on: 2018-02-27 21:10:35   By: Anonymous
           
          Have you considered that some people simply are comfortable around guns?

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            Re: Protection?
            Posted on: 2018-02-28 10:40:19   By: Anonymous
             
            That is the thing about freedom. No one says you have to try and protect yourself. You can rely on law enforcement if you choose. Freedom merely means that those who are comfortable with firearms and willing to provide an extra measure of safety for those around them that they can be allowed to do so.

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              Re: Protection?
              Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:12:54   By: Anonymous
               
              Freedom's just another word for nothing left to do.

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                Re: Protection?
                Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:42:53   By: Anonymous
                 
                If you were quoting the song, the actual lyrics are, "Freedom's just another word for nothing left TO LOSE."


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                  HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
                  Posted on: 2018-03-05 08:37:25   By: Anonymous
                   


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                    Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
                    Posted on: 2018-03-06 23:45:13   By: Anonymous
                     
                    Hillary's Entire "Hit List" Just Went Public. You'll Never Guess Who's #1

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                  Re: Protection?
                  Posted on: 2018-03-06 23:47:16   By: Anonymous
                   
                  ^Pot-smoking hippie.

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          Re: Protection?
          Posted on: 2018-03-05 18:51:40   By: Anonymous
           
          I'm with you. Many of my friends are retired x-law enforcement. And although I have been around them - I have only fired a gun once and I did not like it.

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            Re: Protection?
            Posted on: 2018-03-06 23:03:03   By: Anonymous
             
            Did you shoot yourself?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-02-27 08:21:32   By: Anonymous
       
      I am a leftist libertarian and couldn't agree more!

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-02-27 15:54:14   By: Anonymous
         
        Tell the rapist that you're saving yourself for marriage.
        It's always worked for me.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:14:25   By: Anonymous
           
          I'm a socialist librarian, and I sit when I pee.

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2018-03-01 11:05:46   By: Anonymous
             
            That's been confirmed by the videos.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-03-01 20:06:22   By: Anonymous
       
      The head of Athletics should be armed with a PAK-88.

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A Tough Call
Posted on: 2018-02-26 23:15:55   By: Anonymous
 
This is a tough call. We're asking people who are trained to educate our young people to take on a deadly responsibility. Most teachers feel such love for their students that they would put their life on the line for them but is this asking too much of them?

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    Re: A Tough Call
    Posted on: 2018-02-27 19:57:47   By: Anonymous
     
    Can you walk and chew gum at the same time?

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      Re: A Tough Call
      Posted on: 2018-02-28 13:33:45   By: Anonymous
       
      Not all teachers have what it takes to kill another human being.

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        Re: A Tough Call
        Posted on: 2018-02-28 21:44:32   By: Anonymous
         
        Yeah, but eating them, now there's a completely different story..

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          Re: A Tough Call
          Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:15:20   By: Anonymous
           
          ^ Gloop!

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        Re: A Tough Call
        Posted on: 2018-03-01 15:39:24   By: Anonymous
         


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Teachers as police?
Posted on: 2018-02-27 06:27:01   By: Anonymous
 

What's to stop a teacher from killing an unruly student?
And how is a handgun going to defend against an AR-15?


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    Re: Teachers as police?
    Posted on: 2018-02-27 08:57:44   By: Anonymous
     
    ^^^arm teachers. then they can blow away some wise ass kid who's asking for it!

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    Re: Teachers as police?
    Posted on: 2018-02-27 11:10:36   By: Anonymous
     
    How is a handgun going to defend against an AR-15?
    With Gun control, hitting your target while the mentally ill amateur shooter thinking he's in a no gun zone panics and falls over wounded.

    Anybody assigned to carrying a gun on campus must be required to have enough range time to exercise gun control, ie; hitting what you aim at.

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      Re: Teachers as police?
      Posted on: 2018-02-27 11:30:19   By: Anonymous
       
      Give the teachers AR-15s :)

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        Re: Teachers as police?
        Posted on: 2018-02-27 11:31:11   By: Anonymous
         
        & a bump stock. That ought to scare the litter vermin away

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      Re: Teachers as police?
      Posted on: 2018-02-27 11:32:12   By: Anonymous
       
      Remember, the AR-15 is not the killing machine. The person behind the trigger is. Not knowing what "properly trained" teacher is armed in a school will deter this crazies! Also, guns have been around for a very long time. It's the decline in laws, morals, and family values that has led to the increase in violent crimes. If you want to solve the problems, stop thinking like a politician!

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        Re: Teachers as police?
        Posted on: 2018-02-27 15:57:17   By: Anonymous
         
        A well-placed shovel blow will did-arm an AR 15, dumb*bleep*.

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        Re: Teachers as police?
        Posted on: 2018-02-28 15:55:50   By: Anonymous
         
        Well, that makes it easy. Let's pass laws that force people to have better morals and have family values.

        But, actually you are wrong. We had massacres during Prohibition, mostly mob on mob, and people got fed up with it and machine guns (full automatics) were banned. That pretty much ended it. Now we have wide distribution of AR-15-type semi-autos that can be fired nearly as fast as machine guns and are fitted with high capacity magazines just like the old Thompson machine guns. It is the availability of these guns that make the killing so extensive.

        And, yes, I know the rate of fire of real machine guns is way faster than an AR-15. The point is that the difference is not enough to limit the ability of an AR-15 to be as lethal as a machine gun in terms of indiscriminate killing of crowds. And the typical AR-15 .223 round is at least as lethal as the .45 ACP of the Thompson.

        We don't need to ban AR-15 type rifles. Just make them harder to get. Not as tough as machine guns, but much harder than they are to get now. Special license, full background check, interview with sheriff.

        One more point: I understand the argument that AR-15s are just "ugly" but otherwise ordinary semi-auto rifles. Technically true. But they accommodate large magazines that are generally not available for semi-auto hunting rifles. Also, I think mentally unstable people like the typical school killer are often triggered by the "ugliness" of an AR-15 type assault rifle. They get one in their hands and start thinking of themselves as a mean, lean, killing machine. Blame video games and the movies. It's enough to tip them over into insane actions.

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          It is the availability of these guns that make the killing so extensive.
          Posted on: 2018-03-01 18:40:30   By: Anonymous
           
          No it's the availability to anti-depressants & psychotropic medications.

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          Re: Teachers as police?
          Posted on: 2018-03-01 20:04:29   By: Anonymous
           
          Couldn't agree more!

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        Re: Teachers as police?
        Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:44:49   By: Anonymous
         
        Oh, please. Anyone who has ever served in the military can tell you those are exactly what they are. Not meant to injure or slow down but to kill. Also why military are taught to shoot in the torso.

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    Re: Teachers as police?
    Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:18:54   By: Anonymous
     
    There is no gun that can stop an AR-15, God can't stop one, Judge Judy can't stop one, even Uncle Jed can't either.

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      Re: Teachers as police?
      Posted on: 2018-03-01 11:02:31   By: Anonymous
       
      You ain't seen my S&W 44Mag Hog Leg in action yet.
      When that wolf cuts loose, the bite is worse than the bark.

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        Re: Teachers as police?
        Posted on: 2018-03-06 23:52:40   By: Anonymous
         
        Oprah can eat one.


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    Re: Teachers as police?
    Posted on: 2018-03-09 11:34:55   By: Anonymous
     
    A well trained citizen with 10 rounds in the magazine should have no problem stopping a kid with an AR 15.

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    Re: Teachers as police?
    Posted on: 2018-03-10 12:53:20   By: Anonymous
     
    A straight on shot to the back of the head.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-02-27 16:35:40   By: Anonymous
 
I work for a school district. Most of the teachers I know cannot be trusted to load a stapler properly. Some teachers and staff should be armed. Some should not.

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    Re: Staff
    Posted on: 2018-02-27 20:48:59   By: Anonymous
     
    I think all faculty and staff should have handgun training but not all should carry in the classroom. The ones that pass the requirements and want to carry should be placed strategically on campus to cover the campus as well as possible.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-02-27 22:56:25   By: Anonymous
     
    Hi MikeUnderlined Text

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-02-28 08:27:25   By: Anonymous
       
      I am not a fan of teachers being told or trained to carry guns.
      Let the teachers teach.
      But I am a fan of a teacher who has a CCW having the right to carry their legal and registered weapon where and when they feel they might need it.
      Big difference.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-02-28 08:31:39   By: Anonymous
         
        Agreed. It falls under ones ability for "liberty and the pursuit of happiness"
        If a teacher is already legally a CCW holder they should have the right to carry in their job if they feel there might be a need.
        Not for the safety of the free world, but just to be able to defend themselves or those around them IF the situation arose.

        The problem here is the Right wants to arm people to do a job they dont want to do as many got into teaching to teach, not engage people in gunfights.
        And the Left wants to make sure to disarm everyone without even considering the fact some people already have CCW licenses and might want the ability to defend themselves.

        Another case of zero middle ground in politics and both sides choosing whats best for each other.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-02-28 16:14:12   By: Anonymous
           
          Disagree. Schools are and should be gun-free zones. So much more likely to have an accident than to have a scenario where the CCW saves the day (or even himself). And I think it would be damn near impossible to keep the presence of the firearm concealed from 20 or 30 curious children while teaching in front of them for a school year.

          I do agree with your points on the polarization of left and right.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-02-28 16:07:31   By: Anonymous
     
    No student should be in a classroom with a gun. For some students it's all they will think about. Many will be worried that their teacher may shoot them while trying to protect them. Most would not feel safer but would simply be continually reminded of the very, very remote danger of a killer entering their classroom. And sooner or later, a kid will get the gun and scare everyone to death or worse. How many times did we get the teacher's grade book in the old days. And, even up here, I'll bet more than 50 % of parents don't want any guns in the classroom.

    Because we are in a rural area and police response times are long, it is worth thinking of ways to have some response capacity closer at hand. If individual teachers want to be qualified and can pass proficiency and mental stability screening, allow them to be designated responders. But the guns stay out of the classroom. Put them in a central office not accessed by students, in a proper strong and anchored gun safe. Access to the safe would be restricted to those faculty who are officially qualified as responders. Responders would have to be requalified each year. This arrangement would make response times in our rural schools similar to a police response time in an urban school.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-02-28 17:13:13   By: Anonymous
       
      No student should be in a classroom without a gun.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-02-28 17:16:52   By: Anonymous
         
        Arm teachers & janitors!
        On slow days have Civil War re-enactments!

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-02-28 23:10:38   By: Anonymous
 
Have a "bring your gun to school day".

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-03-01 07:46:26   By: Anonymous
     
    I would prefer to have my kids teachers, if trained, legally carry their own defense pistol.

    The statement " no child should be around a gun" really scares me as Jerry Browns "gun free Zone" basically is telling the mental people where the soft targets are.

    Ive got to get the hell out of this state, bizarro world.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-03-01 11:11:20   By: Anonymous
       
      Damn Right!

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Police or Sheriff annex at schools
Posted on: 2018-03-01 11:36:43   By: Anonymous
 
I saw this on another blog...With tax dollars tight, why not have an annex or office on school premises, where 2 or more LEO's are stationed during school's in session hours?

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Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
Posted on: 2018-03-01 16:18:52   By: Anonymous
 
I heard a statistic that 11 teens die a day due to texting and driving in the US.
If we want to save lives of teenagers, we need to raise the age of when you can own and use a cell phone to 21 years of age.

You have no constitutional right to have a cell phone.

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    Re: Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
    Posted on: 2018-03-01 16:25:35   By: Anonymous
     
    Agreed - it is time to form a march on the state capital and pass a law banning teen cell pnones

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      Re: Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
      Posted on: 2018-03-02 08:03:58   By: Anonymous
       
      not to mention teen sexting - that must be stopped and the only way to do it is by BANNING TEEN CELL PHONE USE

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    Re: Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
    Posted on: 2018-03-08 12:49:23   By: Anonymous
     
    11 teens die every day as a result of texting while driving.
    According to a AAA poll, 94% of teen drivers acknowledge the dangers of texting and driving, but 35% admitted to doing it anyway.
    21% of teen drivers involved in fatal accidents were distracted by their cell phones.
    Teen drivers are 4x more likely than adults to get into car crashes or near-crashes when talking or texting on a cell phone.
    A teen driver with only one additional passenger doubles the risk of getting into a fatal car accident. With two or more passengers, they are 5x as likely.

    https://www.edgarsnyder.com/car-accident/cause-of-accident/cell-phone/cell-phone-statistics.html

    SAVE LIVES BAN TEEN CELL PHONE USE

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      Re: Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
      Posted on: 2018-03-08 12:52:25   By: Anonymous
       
      that is over 4,000 teens a year.. where is the outrage. A much much smaller number are killed by AR-15s...

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        Re: Save lives BAN teens from having cell phones
        Posted on: 2018-03-09 19:59:15   By: Anonymous
         
        What about AR-15 cellphones?

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Teachers and Concealed Carry
Posted on: 2018-03-01 20:22:09   By: Anonymous
 
If a teacher qualifies for a concealed carry permit in the relevant jurisdiction, she or he should be able to carry while on school property.

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Pistols Stopped James Hodgkinson
Posted on: 2018-03-02 09:45:01   By: Anonymous
 
Yes, a murderer with an AR-15 or other semi automatic rifles like the 7.62 rifle James Hodgkinson used to shoot Congressional members can be stopped with pistols. Two brave Secret service agents took Hodgkinson down at a distance in excess of 100 feet.

To those of you that know nothing about firearms, please refrain from expressing your profound ignorance on the subject as did the loud mouthed idiot Lawrence O'Donnell:

http://www.thetruthaboutguns.com/2018/02/robert-farago/msnbcs-lawrence-odonnell-handgun-bullets-slow-stop-spree-killer/

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    Re: Pistols Stopped James Hodgkinson
    Posted on: 2018-03-03 07:54:10   By: Anonymous
     
    Capitol police, not Secret Service

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45 minute response time...
Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:09:17   By: Anonymous
 
If it takes 45 minutes for the cops to get to West Point for an assault case where a man is down, mind you 2 blocks from the elementary school, this is why I think qualified teachers should be discretely armed.

45 minute response time to protect our children? Unacceptable.

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    Re: 45 minute response time...
    Posted on: 2018-03-04 09:13:02   By: Anonymous
     
    Zones advertised as "gun-free" are soft and attractive targets to would-be shooters. Educational institutions make up 24% of the targets since Columbine. In 48 mass shootings, 74% of them have been in "gun-free" zones and account for 85% of the deaths (379 murdered).

    Source: Countering the Mass Shoother Therat, 2017 by Michael Martin

    Teach kids and adults the "Run, hide, fight" principles.

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    Re: 45 minute response time...
    Posted on: 2018-03-13 13:59:27   By: Anonymous
     
    Then move back to the crowded cities. Many of us moved here for peace and quiet. If you want a shorter response time to find it someplace else. One cannot change the terrain that is Calaveras County No guns in schools either.

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      Re: 45 minute response time...
      Posted on: 2018-03-13 21:04:47   By: Anonymous
       
      I think this issue is not about us adults; it’s about protecting the kids who can’t protect themselves, and who don’t have a choice about where they live or go to school.

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Kids killing kids
Posted on: 2018-03-02 17:11:13   By: Anonymous
 
In these school shootings, it's kids killing kids. Why do you want to take my gun away?

[Reply ]

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Posted on: 2018-03-10 10:19:16   By: Anonymous
 
I would be more comfortable knowing that my children had protection available from a teacher that is legally armed and comfortable handling a gun. That doesn't mean they want to shoot anyone just that they and our children have a better chance while waiting or law enforcement to arrive which as we know in our area can take precious time.

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    Posted on: 2018-03-10 18:24:56   By: Anonymous
     
    Dear California Students, Parents, Faculty:

    Your Governor has advertised to every mass shooter out there that California schools are now a soft target that will offer no armed resistance to a shooter going for a high body count. He has “outlawed” the right of licensed carry and responsible defensive firearm possession on school campuses (Penal Code 626.9-11). That means that even those parents or staff that you might not even know about who are trained, qualified, and licensed to discreetly carry a weapon are no longer able to protect you at school, or even near school. Sorry.

    That means that you will be on your own to teach your children, your students (even Kindergarteners), and yourselves how to outrun a bad guy with a gun at school. You (even teachers) will have to learn how to cower like a scared animal in a “safe zone” in the corner of a building and wait for law enforcement to arrive in 6 minutes, or 40 minutes in rural areas. You (even substitutes) will have to figure out how to block doors and windows, and throw chairs and fire extinguishers at the bad guy with the gun if he breaks into your classroom. Sorry.

    The Governor encourages you to use your First Amendment right to spout off and demonstrate about how upset you are about violence in schools, while he chisels away the Second Amendment right of qualified, trained, and licensed adults who could have made an effort to protect you and at least slow down and distract, if not stop, the threat at school. Sorry.

    How’s that feel for “safe schools” and optimized learning environment?
    How’s that for saving lives and minimizing body count?
    How’s that for school funding as budgets get channeled toward hardening our schools with anti-shooter measures, trauma first-aid supplies and lawyers instead of teachers, learning resources and supports?

    Who reads and heeds “Gun-Free” signs? In fact, who eagerly looks for that sign at a school, a church, a business? Those who have a gun and ill intent and nothing to lose. Those who want a high body count and time to accomplish their evil objective.

    California Governor – Is that the kind of “safe school” you want your grandchildren to attend? California Governor, have you surrendered your Second Amendment right that affords protection of your own family members and yourself?

    Do the math: a trained good guy with a gun > a bad guy with a gun.

    California Children: I am sorry that the adults are failing you….that politicians are putting you in grave danger when you go to the place where you are supposed to feel safe about learning and playing…that the most effective defensive protection has been taken from your schools…that even though I work with you and am trained to protect, I am no longer allowed to…that the world is telling you to shout and march, instead of providing you with staff that have the power and ability to protect you from evil, deadly threats.

    California Parents and Teachers: In schools now, your voice to the Governor and “powers that be” is the only remaining defensive weapon against mass shooters. Do the research, then use it to convey what you believe to be the best, most effective measures to counter the mass shooter threat in schools.

    Demonstrations and protests are not going to stop mass shooters. “No shooting, please” signs are not going to deter a shooter. Gun control is not going to prevent mass shootings. And the illegal revoking of Second Amendment rights from responsibly-armed citizens, is certainly NOT going to stop a mass shooter!

    I express this on behalf of the kids I am responsible for in school and in my family and in my community. But our rights to protection and the safest possible environment in our schools needs to be much larger-scale – to all schools, families, and communities.
    Cut, copy, paste, share this as you please. Save our freedoms, save our children.

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