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20 October 2008

Agence France Presse

The United States doesn't only have to wrestle with economic and political issues. At the classroom level, all is not right either. Teachers at a tiny Texas country school packed a gun along with their lesson plans when classes started this term. The isolated, 110-student school near the border with Oklahoma is thought to be the first in the US to allow guns in the classroom. School officials say arming teachers is the only way to protect the old brick schoolhouse,... (GunPolicy.org)

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