I don’t think anybody is adequately prepared for this kind of situation. This is why the “arm all the teachers!” argument is so absolutely asinine. Police on scene folded and could only do “crowd control”. Even the one off duty guy who ended up going in after an hour had to go around asking all the staff for a key to the room to get in, as they couldn’t “bust in”. Had to unlock the door to go in and kill the guy, but by then, as far as I know, everybody inside the room was dead.

I don’t think anybody
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History is written by those who write history that successfully gets passed down. That is not always the victors, not at all. You simply have to be able to pass on your story. American Civil War? The losers wrote a lot of things that they consider history. So, point one ain’t necessarily so. Point two isn’t even real. It’s a Western superhero trope or a political rallying quote. Reply1m

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Securing the school is their job. Defunding means they no longer have to be mental health counsellors, domestic dispute breakupers, drug stuff, etc. They could focus on crime and criminals. Instead of police doing everything, they could continue to do what they’re supposed to be good at and the rest can be handled by other agencies better suited.

Securing the school is
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