Connecticut School Shooting

McGuinty Makes Promise In Wake Of U.S. School Shooting

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Premier Dalton McGuinty announced Thursday there would be a "locked door" policy at all 4,000 elementary schools in Ontario by next Septembe...

SavvyMom Roundup: Remembering Sandy Hook

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada
Minnow Hamilton

I planned to write about Christmas today. Specifically, what I want for Christmas. But it doesn't seem right when that's not at all what caught my attention this week. What's in my head and my heart, on my Facebook feed and Twitter stream, in my inbox and in so many conversations I have had is the horrors and devastation from the Newtown, Connecticut shootings of last Friday.

Harper Gets Emotional In Interview On School Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he couldn't bear to keep watching the news coverage over the weekend of the tragic school shooting in Conn...

Sorrows Of This Planet Totally Overwhelming

Kerry Sauriol | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Kerry Sauriol

I am troubled that we are more horrified by deaths of children here rather than afar. They all have parents who are left numb and alone. We should be weeping for the world. One that doesn't seem to be getting any better. It's the 21st century and we are still killing each other and ourselves.

Former Winnipeg Resident Killed In Newtown Shooting

CBC | Posted 02.14.2013 | Canada

Relatives of a 6-year-old girl who was among the 20 children killed in a shooting massacre at a Connecticut elementary school on Friday say her family...

Redford, Albertans React To Connecticut School Shooting

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.14.2012 | Canada Alberta

"Together with all Albertans, I am deeply saddened by the terrible shooting in Connecticut. My heart and prayers are with all of the families," said P...

Alberta Reacts To Connecticut School Shooting

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.14.2012 | Canada Alberta

"Together with all Albertans, I am deeply saddened by the terrible shooting in Connecticut. My heart and prayers are with all of the families," said P...

A Deadly Reminder to Be Skeptical of Toy Guns

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.13.2013 | Canada
Joshua Ostroff

Just shortly after the news that 20 small children were killed in Connecticut, the White House Press Secretary said "today is not the day" to engage in a policy debate over gun control. But it hardly matters if we all agree that shooting schoolchildren is terrible if we don't do anything to prevent it in the future -- and that is difficult to do in a society that promotes gun culture to even its youngest members.