Bibliography On Concealed Carry In Schools

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Annotated Bibliography Thesis: Schools need to keep students safe by establishing a better campus security system and safety policies. “College Campuses Are Less Safe Without Concealed Weapons” Gun Violence 2011. Opposing Viewpoints in Context. Web. 28 May 2012. In the article “College Campuses Are Less Safe Without Concealed Weapons”, the organization Students for Concealed Carry on Campus (SCCC) claims that it is safer for students to allow concealed weapons on campus. However, Students for Gun Free Schools (SGFS) opposed SCCC’s views. The SGFS thinks concealed handguns would detract from a healthy learning environment and create additional risk for students. Moreover, concealed carry permit holders are not required to have law enforcement…show more content…
Lombardi and reporter Kristin Jones spent a year surveying schools’ and students’ on campus rape cases. Their conclusion from the survey was that campus sexual assault remains a hidden crime, in part, because there is no central clearinghouse for colleges to report cases and to record their dispositions. Ombardi claims more legislation is needed and that current ones need to be amended. Kristen Lombardi is a staff writer and an award-winning journalist from the Center for Public Integrity. Her investigation into campus rape cases for the Center won the Robert F. Kennedy Award and the Dart Award in 2011, which state her survey a recent source and very valuable. This article was published in 2012. The survey is used in my essay to support my claims that college rape rates are high and it is schools’ responsibility to keep students…show more content…
Gabrielle Giffords and 11 others, efforts were put in to pass a bill allowing guns to be carried on Arizona’s university campuses. Spring thinks it is not necessary to allow guns on campus. He also provides words of Thomas Anderes, Ph.D., president of the Arizona Board of Regents, that distracting the universities from their core mission of providing a high-quality education to students in a safe environment that encourages the free exchange of ideas. Stacie Spring is a general assignment reporter for the East Valley Tribune which made her credible. She clearly has a bias of not allowing guns on campus. This article was published in 2012, which is a recent source. The claims stated in this source support my position that school should have better security system rather than allow students using guns to protect themselves. Also, it provides a nice contrast towards Jonsson’s article “Gun Control: Will Campus Carry Get Boost From Virginia Tech

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