Columbine High School Massacre

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An event that occurred on April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School near Littleton, Colorado, in which two heavily armed students, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, attacked their schoolmates, killing 12 students and one teacher and injuring another 21 students. The pair then committed suicide
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It took such tragedies as the Columbine killings to wake the nation up to the problems inherent in bullying and harassment in our nation's schools.
Even after the Columbine killings, Congress defeated a modest proposal to extend Brady Law background checks to informal venues such as flea markets and gun shows.
There's no perfect solution to stopping tragedies like the Columbine killings and the copycats," said Dennis Maloney, Ph.
But yesterday's carnage was the deadliest since the Columbine killings in 1999.
Unbeknownst to me, a drastic climate change blew in with the Columbine killings of 1999: if a student writes about murder or suicide I'm to report him or her for psychiatric evaluation.
The next part of the article, the case study, examines how people responded to the Columbine killings nationally, as a community, and as individuals and family members.
Marilyn Manson, on the other hand, whose music was partially blamed for the Columbine killings, comes across as incredibly intelligent.
Manson, whose music was partly blamed for the Columbine killings.
The Columbine killings were a terrible event, but we are accustomed to thinking about such incidents as instances--that is, as examples of some larger problem.
Two years after the Columbine killings, isolated young people continue to lash out.
That whole thing came on the heels of the Columbine killings.
The Columbine killings are causing the authorities to take very strict precautions against "warning signs" teens may be showing.