Kern High School District will allow teachers, staff to carry guns on campus

Bakersfield teachers can now bring guns to school. With a 2-3 split, the Kern High School District’s trustees voted to allow teachers and staff to carry concealed firearms on district property, despite strong opposition from parents and community organizations. “We should not let just any untrained person go running around with a gun living some […]

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For gun attitudes, race matters

Youth Radio partnered with the Black Youth Project to explore young people’s attitudes about guns. They found that how young people feel about gun control and the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution is influenced by where they live and the color of their skin. “What we’re seeing is young folks of color, who might have […]

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