The Roar

Get the facts straight: Gun Control

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

April 13, 2018

Mass shootings have shaken the nation since the Parkland massacre on Valentine Day. Many have responded by calling for more stringent gun control. Others have rebutted this by saying it infringes on their 2nd amendment rights. ...

Making a movement

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

February 28, 2018

The Parkland shooting that occured last week resulted in the loss of 17 lives, marking it as one of the deadliest shootings in modern US history, and the deadliest high school shooting in American history. Outrage was sparked n...

A toy gun with an orange tip. The executive order aims to make guns, like the one its modeled after, harder for criminals to obtain.

A sense of urgency

January 11, 2016

The University of Texas Tower in downtown Austin. This tower, and the area around it, was the area that Charles Whitman opened fire upon 49 years ago.

Flashback #2: Shooting at UT

September 18, 2015

Leander High School's online student-run newspaper
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