Militarizing Our Schools
December 21, 2012 § Leave a comment
“We need to have every single school in America immediately deploy a protection program proven to work — and by that I mean armed security.”
- National Rifle Association, December 21, 2012
- Source: CNN
- Context: The National Rifle Association (NRA) had remained silent since the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, in which a gunman killed 27 people, including 20 children. This changed Friday when, amidst renewed debate on stricter gun control laws, the NRA proposed that the solution is not to limit guns, but to instead station armed security at every school in the nation.