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In a Florida high school, another tragedy; let's not let it be another missed opportunity

In a Florida high school, another tragedy; let's not let it be another missed opportunity

It has happened again. A young man enters his former school — loaded down with military-grade weapons and tactical gear — opens fire and kills or injures dozens of innocent young men and women. Parents and children across the nation cower in fear and sadness, and a solemn president declares that something must be done to keep them safe, to make sure nothing like this ever happens again.

But when President Donald Trump spoke from the White House Thursday morning, he made not one single mention of what made the rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., so deadly. Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old accused of these horrific crimes,...

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