Newtown

School Lockdown Plans – Do they work?

I’m convinced that Lock-down procedures, such as it is implemented in our schools today, is a misguided concept that simply does not work. The quote below is from Rory Miller, the author of  “Meditations on Violence: A Comparison of Martial Arts Training and Real World Violence” “It is better to avoid than to run; better […]

Newtown …not just about guns

Please read: “thinking the unthinkable“ (Originally published at The Anarchist Soccer Mom.) by Liza Long. Liza is an author, musician, and erstwhile classicist. She is also a single mother of four bright, loved children, one of whom has special needs. She gives us a view of her circumstances as well as her anguish and pain. […]