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After Pennsylvania School Stabbing Stabbings-What Should Journalists Focus on?

Every time another awful attacker invades a school classroom it is only natural for lawmakers and journalists to rush for solutions, usually quick-fixes.
But a quick fix in the latest attack at a Pennsylvania High School would involve something having to do with knives-and as you can see knives are nowhere near the leading weapon used in fatal assaults in the United States.
 

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To meaningfully cover violent crime, we have to understand what it behind it, not just what weapon is used.
That is why I wrote this essay to help journalists.

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