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Category: School shootings
August 14, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Prevent school shootings: We all have a role to play in increasing compassion

I feel a deep sense of compassion for Scarlett Lewis, the mother who lost her 6-year-old son in the Sandy Hook school shooting [“Compassion seen as way to eliminate ‘epidemic of anger’ in schools,” Local News, Aug. 12]. I do not however agree that teaching compassion in our schools would prevent further incidence of…


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