Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 2 Share on Twitter 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
General News

The Last 2 Weeks Have Convinced Americans Gun Reform Could Happen; By Ariel Edwards-Levy

Quicklink Submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz     Permalink    (# of views)   3 comments, 4 series

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

Must Read 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 3/2/18

Author 40790
Become a Fan
  (19 fans)

From pixabay.com: Free illustration: Question, Why, Question Mark, Ask - Free Image
Free illustration: Question, Why, Question Mark, Ask - Free Image ...960 -- 635 - 20k - jpg
(Image by pixabay.com)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

The HuffPost/YouGov poll is among a slew of recent surveys finding a substantial shift on gun control. Aftermath's of a mass shooting in the U.S. usually follow a well-worn pattern. The 1st surveys, conducted with the tragedy flashing across screens, show a brief uptick in concern about gun violence, & maybe a spike in the national appetite for tighter firearm restrictions. Then, as soon as the story fades from the headlines, the increase is gone.  At this moment, however, the political landscape looks more promising for gun control advocates than it has in some time.A HuffPost/YouGov survey taken immediately after the Feb. 14 school shooting in Parkland, Florida, found the same familiar uptick . But in the days since, the numbers have continued to shift in favor of congressional action on guns. There’s also a rising belief that Congress could actually take such action...'

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.huffingtonpost.com

 

- Advertisement -

Must Read 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

Other Series: View All 108 Articles in "social issue of this century"

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles