Schools are safer than they were in the 90s, and school shootings are not more common than they used to be, researchers say . . .

. . . in a study by 

Mass school shootings are incredibly rare events. In research publishing later this year, Fox and doctoral student Emma Fridel found that on average, mass murders occur between 20 and 30 times per year, and about one of those incidents on average takes place at a school. . . . .

Their research also finds that shooting incidents involving students have been declining since the 1990s. . . . . 

Read more about this at: News @ Northeastern

China’s mass indoctrination camps evoke Cultural Revolution

The horrors of communism, 

When I was a kid in the early ’40s, we had Horrors of War gum-wrapper cards. We boys went for the gore, as in the Japanese “rape of Nanking” and German bombing of cities. Arms and legs flying, you know.

Today’s kids could get their kicks out of cards depicting Chinese treatment of upwards of tens of thousands of internees, Muslims, who are put through Edgar Allen Poe-like interrogations and terrorizing.

Makes a body ask (again), what hath Marx and Engels wrought?

Read about it at this riveting, horrifying account by Associated Press.