Biden Supports Return of Leniency Policies That Led to Parkland HS Shooting | Beaufort County Now | The Parkland school shooting involved a minority youth who had been shielded from disciplinary procedures because he was from a minority background. | beaufort observer, joe biden, leniency policies, parkland high school, shooting, july 10, 2020

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Biden Supports Return of Leniency Policies That Led to Parkland HS Shooting

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    The Parkland school shooting involved a minority youth who had been shielded from disciplinary procedures because he was from a minority background. He thus stayed in school, without discipline until he committed his shooting atrocity. That Obama era policy was scrapped by the Trump administration because it clearly created a danger to other students

    Now, Joe Biden says he wants to bring back the policy that led to those Parkland High School deaths.

    https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/07/09/biden-sanders-unity-doc-urges-return-to-obama-era-school-leniency-policy-for-children-of-color/

    So, to pander to the minority vote, Biden is willing to pay the price in the blood of more dead children?

    Another pandering by lower level Democrats is a rush to end school resource officers to get the police out of schools, which many Democrat-led local governments around the country are doing. These Democrats are also putting children at risk in their ideological jihad against the police.


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