In the first thirty days after shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, there was an almost 300-percent increase from the rate of shooting threats. What qualifies as a shooting threat? What steps should be taken afterwards by schools and law enforcement?
My parents left their home country behind to give me the American Dream. But, like other immigrants, they discovered that this dream is only attainable if you know English and have a solid education.
Almost every day, on my way to school, I get harassed on the street. It’s like part of my routine: get off the bus, grab a chai, get catcalled, repeat.
What do you call a confessed serial-bomber who sent exploding packages to black and brown families? If you’re Austin Police Chief Bryan Manley, “a very troubled young man.”
It’s been a year since the Women’s March. And although it was a historic event, with protests springing up all over the country and half a million people descending on Washington D.C., I have mixed feelings about it.
White supremacist Richard Spencer is speaking at the University of Florida today. It’s an unsettling pattern.
News of the Las Vegas shooting was heartbreaking, but sadly, it wasn’t shocking…because I’ve experienced gun violence in my family as well.
Police are treating the Barcelona attack as an act of terrorism. This sort of violence has plagued Europe for the last few years, including the city from which my family hails, Paris.
I come from a family of French Jews. Now, as the French presidential election is nearing, my family is closely following the news.