Trump on Iowa School Shooting: ‘Get Over It’
How do you tell a mom whose child and has been shot and killed at school to 'Get Over It'? How many such mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters have to get over it? Check this realtime map based on information form the K-12 School Shooting Database. The map automatically updates as new shootings are added with details on new shootings.
How to interpret this K-12 School Shooting map
David collects details on school shootings with details of the number of victims, the shooter, gun used and links to news coverage of the shooting incident. This information is stored in a database that David shares freely. This map uses that database to represent the shooting incident details overlaid with the politicians responsible for the well being of the residents of the area where the shooting take place.
'Enough with the prayers.' Students march on Iowa Capitol to demand action on gun violence. With several saying thoughts and prayers aren’t enough, hundreds of Iowa high school students walked out of classes Monday, urging legislators to take concrete action to curb gun violence in schools after the shooting death of a Perry middle schooler last week. - Des Moines Register
Don't tell me a mother to 'Get over' her son being killed
Each shooting involves real people - not statistics
Ahmir Jolliff, a sixth-grade student at Perry Middle School, was killed when 17-year-old Dylan Butler opened fire in the cafeteria shared by Perry's middle and high schools. Seven others, including the high school's principal, were injured. In an obituary published in the Des Moines Register, Ahmir's family wrote that he leaves behind a "legacy of love, compassion, and advocacy for those in need." The family also asked that those saying their farewells strive to carry on that legacy and share his "unwavering determination to make the world a brighter place."
Ahmir was font of happiness and sociability, who seemingly knew everyone in town and whose ample dimples were constantly lit up by a perpetual grin, his mom Erica Jolliff, told the Associated Press late Friday evening. “He was so well-loved and he loved everyone,” she said. “He’s such an outgoing person.” This article originally appeared on Des Moines Register: Iowa school shooting victim Ahmir Jolliff's funeral to be held in Perry
TakeAway: Hold MAGA Republicans accountable endangering your children's lives by blocking common sense gun safety measures. Vote for Democrats to reduce gun violence and mass shootings. Do it for your kids.
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