Florida shooting

Students are evacuated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during a shooting incident in Parkl
Fathers of Parkland shooting victims have opposing gun control opinions

That bloody day forever changed the lives of their families and the Parkland community.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
02/11/2018
New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman
Patriots’ Julian Edelman helped stop a possible school shooting

Jewish star wide receiver informed police after social media follower posted: 'I'm going to shoot my school up.'

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
05/04/2018
Hundreds join Florida shooting survivors in Tel Aviv protest for gun control

Tel Aviv’s event is one of 800 rallies planned worldwide in support of a Washington DC rally of “March For Our Lives.”

Gun control
Washington Watch: Thoughts, prayers and lies

Jewish organizations have consistently advocated stricter gun safety laws but the time has "never been right."

Jewish day schools across U.S. join walkouts against gun violence

“There was a sense that yes it happened at a different school, but it could have just as easily happened at our school, we could have been the school experiencing that tragedy."

By JTA
15/03/2018
Ivanka Trump
Ivanka Trump defends father against sexual harassment claims

“I think it’s a pretty inappropriate question to ask a daughter if she believes the accusers of her father when he’s affirmatively stated there’s no truth to it.”

ADL sounds alarm against neo-Nazi conspiracy theorists in wake of Florida shooting

The conspiracy theorists claim that the February 14 shooting incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland was a “hoax” performed by “crisis actors.”

My Word: Smoking guns and guns; safety and security

Gun ownership in Israel is a privilege rather than a right and, like most privileges, there are strings attached.

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students.
Israeli father of Florida shooting survivor: Arming teachers a grave mistake

"Adding weapons will not protect [people] from weapons," Igal Hebron, a father of a survivor of the mass shooting at a Florida high school told Army Radio on Thursday.

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School parent Andrew Pollack, with his sons.
Jewish dad of Florida school shooting victim to Trump: It stops here

Andrew Pollack, surrounded by his three sons, vowed to work with Trump to stop school shootings. “How many schools, how many children have to get shot? It stops here, with this administration and me.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
22/02/2018
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