OPINION: School shooting victims are not crisis actors

By Jerry Flores Government representatives should not claim a person is an actor after experiencing and surviving a shooting. On Feb. 20, Florida legislator’s aide Benjamin Kelly said David Hogg, a survivor of Florida’s shooting, was an “actor that travels to various crises when they happen.” Instead of making those claims, Government officials should help survivors through their traumas as much as they can. How is it possible to think…

March 1, 2018

Gun control should be restricted for safety

By Joseph Recinos No matter how much we protect our children, there is always a chance that some lunatic will come into their school with a barrage of assault weapons and excessive amounts of ammunition looking to end someone’s life. In the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre, a lot of controversy surrounds the issue of gun control. Should assault rifles be banned? Should hand guns and ammo magazines be…

February 12, 2013