At March for Our Lives, A Call for a Nationwide Strike of Schools / by Common Dreams Staff

An aerial view of large crowds are seen during the ‘March For Our Lives’ protest as they march on Brooklyn Bridge in New York City, United States on June 11, 2022. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun via Getty Images) “Avoid attending school if your leaders fail to do the job” Hundreds of thousands took to the streetsContinue reading “At March for Our Lives, A Call for a Nationwide Strike of Schools / by Common Dreams Staff”

In America, There Is Mass Death, Then There Is Nothing / by David Sirota

People become emotional at the City of Uvalde Town Square during a prayer vigil in the wake of a mass shooting at Robb Elementary School on May 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. (Jordan Vonderhaar / Getty Images) It doesn’t matter how many people are slaughtered. It doesn’t even matter if they’re children, as they wereContinue reading “In America, There Is Mass Death, Then There Is Nothing / by David Sirota”

Children, teachers shot dead in Texas at yet another mass shooting / by Mark Gruenberg

People mourn in the wake of the Texas elementary school shooting. | William Luther/AP WASHINGTON—After the latest gun massacre in a school, this time at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas, teachers unions, Democratic President Joe Biden  and gun control groups are again demanding legislative crackdowns on guns. “Why are we willing to live with thisContinue reading “Children, teachers shot dead in Texas at yet another mass shooting / by Mark Gruenberg”