Oak Park students confront Columbine

Actually, it’s a rally in support of gun control. Anyhow, a high-school board member comments wistfully:

“What’s interesting is that 18 years after that, it feels like so little progress has been made,” [Matt] Baron said. “It sounds trite, but these children are our future elected officials. . . . “

I agree with Matt. It does sound trite.

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Hillary Clinton stunned when Hamptons-tested ‘deplorables’ bombed, ‘Chasing Hillary’ author says – Washington Times

The Clinton people are not amused:

“The challenge on the campaign was that you had a reporter holding the Clintons to a higher standard through a lower standard of reporting,” the source told The Daily Beast. “Amy was not always an honest broker, and this book seems to be more of the same. It ridicules people with a smile, contributing little to the public discourse.”

By quoting them? Accuracy remains unchallenged.

via Washington Times

Effingham County a ‘sanctuary’ for Illinois gun owners; citizens ‘tired of being pushed around’

This is good.

An overwhelming majority of board members in Effingham County, Illinois, decided to “flip the script” this week and declare itself a “sanctuary” for gun owners.

Effingham County State’s Attorney Bryan Kibler and board member David Campbell called a barrage of gun-control bills working their way through the Illinois House and Senate a clear signal that it’s time to “take a stand.

Here they stand.

via Effingham County a ‘sanctuary’ for Illinois gun owners; citizens ‘tired of being pushed around’ – Washington Times