The Suffolk Journal

Letter to the Editor: SUPD, faculty should be armed

Letter to the Editor: SUPD, faculty should be armed

March 9, 2018


Filed under Letter to the Editor

"The existing policy, if you want to call it that, is to require students and faculty to wait patiently as a rampaging killer decides which class or which assembly to attack."

Letter to the Editor: A preventable shooting tragedy

Letter to the Editor: A preventable shooting tragedy

March 6, 2018


Filed under Letter to the Editor

The Parkland, FL shooter had a history of violent behavior. Police were called to his house many times, but they did not arrest him because the school board had an agreement with the police not to arrest any students.. The FBI received a viable tip indicating he wanted to shoot up a school, but the lead...

America, is it finally time?

America, is it finally time?

Chris DeGusto and Nick Viveiros

February 21, 2018


Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Suffolk News, Suffolk U News

The United States has suffered from a string of mass shootings that have occurred in churches and schools alike. As some call for gun control, others look to arm university police.

America is bleeding

America is bleeding

Maggie Randall

June 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Orlando shooting rocked the country as the deadliest shooting in the country's history. Here is one opinion on how the country should handle gun control after this attack.

Philosophy Department hosts gun control debate

Philosophy Department hosts gun control debate

Ally Thibault

February 13, 2013


Filed under Campus, News

In the wake of the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn. and the increased national debate over firearm regulations, Suffolk University’s philosophy department decided to host a gun rights colloquium for students to discuss their thoughts on the issue. “Every time there is a [mass] shooting there’s...

If we can’t have gun control, can we at least have ammunition control?

If we can’t have gun control, can we at least have ammunition control?

Derek Anderson

February 9, 2011


Filed under Opinion

Jared Lee Loughner was allegedly armed with a Glock 19 and known to have loaded it with a magazine holding 30 bullets. He then proceeded to shoot up a supermarket, killing six people and injuring 20.  A Glock 19, according to the official Glock website, is advertised as “the All-Around Talent” and...

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