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When I moved to Santa Clarita, I had no idea that it had a council member named Bob Kellar who once stood at a militia rally and declared himself to be a "proud racist."

It almost seems unbelievable, but it's true.

Even more unbelievable — he's STILL on the council.
It happened in 2010, on the corner outside the local sheriff's department.

There was an uproar when the video spread, but Kellar was defiant. He even refused to apologize.…

That speech was 10 years ago. Kellar has won re-election every time and continues to be a political powerbroker.

He was a force behind #CA25’s new congressman @MikeGarcia2020 — making a video noting Garcia is “all American” and “supports our president.”

Hear a dogwhistle?
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School shootings are always difficult for me.


When I was a sophomore, just 15 years old, a boy in my grade got expelled for having a hit list.

I was on it.
My ‘crime’ against him? I said no to a date. We’d never spoke before he asked, and never spoke after, and that ‘no’ was going to cost me my life.

The school called to tell my parents about it.

I answered the phone. I never told them.
How could I? I didn’t want them to be afraid that their little girl was going to die for daring to show up and get an education.

I knew they would be afraid, because I was afraid.

I started to beg my parents to move. Let me go to school somewhere else, anywhere else.
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'They'll never be the same': #SantaClarita school shooting shatters a safe haven - NBC News… 通过 @GoogleNews
The suspected shooter Nathan Berhow appeared to be struggling since the death of his father in 2017 and leaned heavily on his mother and sister for support.

His parents divorced in 2016.…
Berhow, who shot himself in the head, remains hospitalized and was referred to as being in “grave condition.”

The names of the victims have not been released. There has been confusion about how many victims died in the shooting.
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In Washington D.C.:

All guns must be registered.
All owners must be licensed.
Background Checks are Mandatory.
Assault Weapons are banned.
Large Capacity Magazines are banned.
Mandatory 10-Day Waiting Period.
Dealers are strictly regulated.

Only one handgun registration per 30 day period.
Weapons can only be re-sold to registered Dealers.

Fewer guns originally sold in D.C. were used in crimes in other states than any state-of-origin in the U.S. (per capita).

More guns recovered in D.C. crimes came in from other states than were purchased in D.C.
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MSNBC @PeteWilliamsNBC reporting: according to three LE officials the suspect appears to be deceased. 15 yr old Asian student dressed in black.

Tried to hide in a nearby house. When police entered they found him deceased of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. #SantaClarita
2 females + 1 male in critical condition
1 male in good condition
No fatalities known
Suspect was a student.
After shooting, ran, dropped bag —most likely ammunition—in ball field and hid in nearby house where he was discovered deceased.
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