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Las Vegas Shooting: A Time for Action

Jace DeMar, Maroon-News Staff

October 19, 2017

As most of us know, a mass shooting occurred on October 1 during the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival on the Las Vegas Strip that left 58 people dead and 489 injured. This was the deadliest mass shooting by a single individual in U.S. history. There have been 273 mass shootings (where four or more people are ...

Bringing out the Best and Worst of Our Society

Paul Smyth, Maroon-News Staff

October 19, 2017

It sounds cliche, but it is true: mass shootings bring out both the absolute worst and the best of our society. What happened two weeks ago in Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay was inexplicable. My heart hurts for everyone affected by a man with an agenda that cannot be understood. It is amazing to me that so mu...

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