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January 13, 2013 5:00 PM

Yes, guards in schools is crazy

As lobbyist for the gun and ammunition industries, NRA chief Wayne LaPierre issued the following statement: “If it’s crazy to call for armed officers in our schools to protect our children, then call me crazy.” As one who appreciates Mr. LaPierre’s invitation, let me begin my response to his “armed guard in every school” proposal by pointing out that he is indeed wacky.

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