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Texas Tribune Festival: ‘After Open Carry, Now What?’

Katerina Wynette Barton

October 19, 2015

In the Justice track at the Texas Tribune Festival on Saturday, panelists discussed the next steps for gun laws in Texas in the segment entitled, “After Open Carry, Now What?”Panelists included three state congress member...

Fantasy continues to beat reality in talks about gun control

Anthony Wolf

October 16, 2015

When St. Edward’s University Police Department sent out a response e-mail regarding the “anonymous threat,” they were responding to the 4chan post that copied the anonymous threat suspected to be connected to the recent O...

Recycled rhetoric on gun control means no policy changes

October 9, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff.The shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon was tragic. The...

Second Amendment rally in San Antonio disturbs citizens

Staff Writer

November 21, 2013

Last month, advocates of the Second Amendment pulled out their red, white and blue, descended on the Alamo and set their sights on making a statement. The rally is one of many events that have recently placed San Antonio on the...

President Obama responds to shooting

January 30, 2013

When a parent drops their child off at school, they expect their child to come home once the school day is over. Unfortunately,  this was not the case for many parents in Newtown, Connecticut. On Dec. 14, Adam Lanza entered...

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