Category Archives: School Violence

New ‘Powerful Me’ camp by Prosectra

New Kids Assertiveness, Resilience & Self-protection Camp by Prosectra. Thanks to everyone involved in the first ever Powerful Me Camp in Geneva, Switzerland. We all had such a fantastic week and I can't wait for the next! [slideshow_deploy id='3752']
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Mexico insists 43 missing students are dead

Mexico's attorney general says he can prove what happened to 43 students who disappeared in the southern state of Guerrero in September. Jesus Murillo Karam said his team had interviewed 99 people including members of the criminal gang whom he alleges murdered the students. Correspondents say it is the first time he has declared all…
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South Sudan children swapping guns for books

Around 300 child rebel soldiers in South Sudan sit proudly with their uniforms and rifles as they listen to their commander speak. There is a sense of excitement because soon they will be released into the care of the United Nations. "I haven't seen my mother and father since last summer," says Silva, one of…
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How many Newtown-like school shootings since Sandy Hook?

After Tuesday's shooting at an Oregon high school, many media outlets, including CNN, reported that there have been 74 school shootings in the past 18 months. That's the time period since the December 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, where 20 children and six adults were shot to death. The statistic…
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