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  • BREAKING: Obama May Be Linked to Massacre in Pakistan (Video)

    12/16/2014 1:15:47 PM PST · by Kaslin · 77 replies
    Daniel Greenfield Frontpage Magazine, Viral Buzz ^ | December 16, 2014 | Daniel Greenfield Frontpage Magazine, Brook McGowan
    Only eight days prior to the horrendous slaughter of children and school staff in Pakistan, Barack Obama released Pakistani Taliban leader, the second in command of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). This is the exact group claiming responsibility for today’s massacre in Peshawar, leaving 141 dead.
  • Russia mourns victims of Beslan terrorist attack 9 years after the tragedy

    09/01/2013 12:25:35 AM PDT · by cunning_fish · 8 replies
    Voice of Russia ^ | September 1, 2013
    A three-day remembrance ceremony has got underway in the North Ossetian town of Beslan in southern Russia to commemorate the victims of a bloody hostage raid on a local school nine years ago.At 9:05 am Moscow Time on Sunday, the bell rang in the courtyard of Beslan's school No. 1 to signal the beginning of wreath-laying in the gym where more than 1,200 schoolchildren and teachers had been held hostage by terrorists during the first three days of September 2004. Funeral music will be played in the gym for three days. People from Beslan and other cities will come to...
  • They Don't Talk Much About Joel Myrick

    12/17/2012 5:26:10 PM PST · by grandpa jones · 13 replies
    nuke's ^ | 12/17/12 | nuke
    On October 1, 1997 at Pearl High School in Pearl, MS, 16-year-old Luke Woodham killed two students and injured seven others. Before the shooting at began, Woodham stabbed his mother to death in their home as she was about to begin her morning jog. The shootings shocked the country. It was said many times, if this can happen in Pearl, it can happen anywhere. Unfortunately, over the years, this statement has proven to be true. The shootings at Pearl High School was the first of the modern-day rash of school shootings. But it could have been much worse. But for...
  • Hero Teacher Halted ‘Columbine-Style’ Attack

    08/25/2009 12:38:28 PM PDT · by AreaMan · 77 replies · 4,650+ views
    KTVU ^ | 25 Aug 2009 | Staff
    Hero Teacher Halted ‘Columbine-Style’ Attack Posted: 8:18 am PDT August 25, 2009Updated: 11:55 am PDT August 25, 2009SAN MATEO, Calif. -- Hillsdale High teacher Kennett Santana admitted Tuesday he was merely reacting to the chaos around him when he tackled and subdued a former student, who had entered the school armed with 10 pipe bombs, a sword and a chainsaw.Santana’s actions were being praised Tuesday for preventing a ‘Columbine-Style’ massacre at the San Mateo high school attended by more than 1,000 students.He told KTVU that his Monday had a pretty normal start. It was around 8 a.m. and he had...
  • The Bath School Disaster (V Tech wasn't the worst school disaster in US history

    04/17/2007 6:24:55 AM PDT · by saganite · 47 replies · 6,445+ views
    Rootsweb.com ^ | archive | staff
    With all due respect and sympathy to the victims and their families of the Columbine and McDonald's shootings, the Oklahoma bombing, and other mass murders, they were not the worst mass murders of children in the US. On May 18, 1927, 45 people, mostly children, were killed and 58 were injured when disgruntled and demented school board member Andrew Kehoe dynamited the new school building in Bath, Michigan out of revenge over his foreclosed farm due in part to the taxes required to pay for the new school.
  • Russia: Beslan hostage-taker gets life

    05/26/2006 4:04:42 AM PDT · by yankeedame · 9 replies · 515+ views
    News.Com.AU ^ | May 26, 2006 | staff writer
    Beslan hostage-taker gets lifeFrom: Reuters From correspondents in Vladikavkaz May 26, 2006 A RUSSIAN court has sentenced the only surviving Beslan hostage-taker to life in prison for his part in the bloody 2004 school siege that killed 331 people. Nurpashi Kulayev, a Chechen carpenter born in 1980, was found guilty on all charges, which included terrorism and murder. He had pleaded not guilty. Prosecutors had requested the death penalty for Kulayev, but Judge Tamerlan Aguzarov said a current moratorium on capital punishment ruled that out. "(Kulayev) deserves the death sentence but because the Russian Government has introduced a moratorium on...
  • A New Year’s Jihad Retreat (At a Presbyterian Church Campground)

    12/29/2005 5:37:23 AM PST · by Presbyterian Reporter · 9 replies · 1,586+ views
    FrontPageMagazine.com ^ | Dec 29, 2005 | Joe Kaufman
    Watching the ball drop, twirling a noisemaker, kissing your sweetheart, and making a resolution that rarely comes to pass -- everyone looks forward to the memory of a new year. But one group will be ringing in the New Year a little differently…through a children’s jihad retreat, with a guest speaker who exalts terrorists and another who is linked to al-Qaeda. The majority of Islamic organizations within the United States have, at one time or another, been cited for their connections to terrorism, whether by support of terror groups or through actual terrorist activity carried out by its members. Two...
  • Russian Rebels Had Precise Plan

    09/05/2004 10:15:50 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 46 replies · 1,225+ views
    New York Times ^ | 9/6/04 | C. J. CHIVERS and STEVEN LEE MYERS
    BESLAN, Russia, Sept. 5 - Inside the charred, bullet-pocked wreckage of Middle School No. 1, there lies evidence of the terror Russia faces: Two parts of the library's wooden floor had been pried up, evidently by the heavily armed attackers who seized the school last week and held more than 1,100 hostages for 52 hours. Beneath the boards, investigators now suspect, the attackers had secreted a cache of weapons or other equipment weeks and perhaps months before their attack - possibly during a seemingly innocuous summer renovation, officials said. Investigators have only begun to piece together the planning that went...
  • The Moment of Truth for Putin's Presidency (Beslan)

    09/04/2004 7:38:11 AM PDT · by Lando Lincoln · 30 replies · 758+ views
    The Moscow Times ^ | 04 September 2004 | Georgy Bovt
    It's Nord Ost all over again, but a whole lot worse. Not just because there are children among the hostages being held in the school in Beslan, North Ossetia. And not just because the school building, unlike the Dubrovka Theater, isn't a concrete cube that can be stormed following a gas attack. Gas would simply disperse in the school. And the hostage-takers will have learned the lessons of Nord Ost, making sure that the explosives strapped to the female suicide bombers in their ranks go off if and when the building is stormed. But also because the ongoing hostage crisis...
  • 6 jailed in Gilbert massacre plot (Gilbert, AZ)

    03/13/2003 1:44:15 PM PST · by Diddley · 11 replies · 218+ views
    The Arizona Republic ^ | Mar. 13, 2003 | Lindsey Collom
    <p>Six Gilbert High School students were taken into police custody after authorities discovered a written plan to "kill everybody except our friends" on campus and then commit suicide, police disclosed Wednesday.</p> <p>The six made detailed plans to lace the school with explosives and shoot their classmates, police said after the alleged plot came to light Tuesday when a teacher confiscated a letter from one of the students, four girls and two boys, that referred to the plot.</p>
  • De Guzman guilty of plotting school massacre

    04/26/2002 1:12:20 PM PDT · by CounterCounterCulture · 1 replies · 235+ views
    <p>SAN JOSE, Calif. (Reuters) - A 20-year-old California college student was found guilty Friday of plotting a ``Columbine-style'' massacre last year, a potential bloodbath that was averted when a photo store clerk grew suspicious after developing pictures of his arsenal.</p>