Sandy Hook Elementary School

Behind the Headlines: Can Good Come of Newtown's Grief?

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

What will come of the events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in the coming weeks and months remains to be seen. But in the wake of this and other tragedies, young people have proven that strength, resilience and compassion can prevail. We can bring meaning to these atrocities that seem to negate all that is right in the world.

Marois Comments On Long-Gun Registry After Newtown Massacre

CBC | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada Politics

The shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Conn. may have sparked talks about gun control in the U.S., but the discussion has crosse...

WATCH: SNL's Newtown Tribute

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada TV

Saturday Night Live took a different approach to its cold open on the night after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. ...

What Drove Suspected Gunman To Shooting?

AP | John Christoffersen And Matt Apuzzo | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Investigators tried to figure out what led a bright but awkward 20-year-old to slaughter 26 children and adults at a Connecticut ele...

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.