Joe Biden on February 14 urged Congress to strengthen existing laws concerning gun ownership on the third anniversary of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. What he completely ignored – one can only assume deliberately – is the real reason for that and other school shootings: schools not holding students with even the most dangerous behavior accountable.
Andrew Pollack, whose daughter Meadow died in the Parkland shooting, wrote a book on these deadly liberal policies which were designed to shield criminal behavior in schools from the public.
The disciplinary code that avoided referrals to law enforcement even for incidents that could have been prosecuted as felonies was supposedly designed to curtail the so-called “school-to-prison pipeline” that had been decried by former President Barack Obama. As reported in National Review, Broward County schools were among 53 nationally “to adopt Obama-administration guidelines designed in part to limit law-enforcement involvement in school discipline.” Read more here.