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Freyda Markow
Freyda Markow

If we are not safe, we are never free. Place all the teachers, staff, First Responders as hero's. Because real hero's risk their own lives for others.

Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
  • Freyda Markow

Note that ALL of these attacks were done in "gun-free" zones.
It is true that more often than a cop, the one who stops a bad guy with a gun, is a good guy with a gun. According to the CDC kids are 40x as safe at at chool as elsewhere, and gun violence in general keeps decreasing. ( how many kids could be saved without the infanticide ( live-birth abortion))?

George Nickolas
George Nickolas
  • Freyda Markow

Almost all the killers were on anti-depressants. View: SSRI Stories and you will be surprised at the information that is there.

Tanya Frey
Tanya Frey
  • Freyda Markow

Shut up, antidepressants are not the cause for stuff like this. Grow a brain, THOUSANDS if not millions of people are on medication. The problem is we have a society that brushes off abuse; emotional, physical and psychological. We glorify violence and rape (the new BDSM trend, rape in pornography, guys thinking it's ok to get girls drunk so they'll have sex) and objectify anyone that isn't convenient for us.
People campaign not for responsible use of birth control but of rights to...

Shut up, antidepressants are not the cause for stuff like this. Grow a brain, THOUSANDS if not millions of people are on medication. The problem is we have a society that brushes off abuse; emotional, physical and psychological. We glorify violence and rape (the new BDSM trend, rape in pornography, guys thinking it's ok to get girls drunk so they'll have sex) and objectify anyone that isn't convenient for us.
People campaign not for responsible use of birth control but of rights to murdering unborn children, stick their fingers in their ears concerning the signs of life and then we wonder why people don't respect it?

Chino Rae Chikwere
Chino Rae Chikwere

well respected

Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
  • Chino Rae Chikwere

I think there were other teachers who did similar things here as well? In any event She deserves highest possible recognition for being a hero when she was likely never trained to deal with such intense situations.

Rajan EP
Rajan EP
  • Chino Rae Chikwere

i honor to the brave lady

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Chino Rae Chikwere

According to an AP bulletin, all 6 adults will get the award (posthously) on February 15, 2013.

Jennifer Morrell Morales

I live in Stratford, Ct and I had visited were Victoria is laid to rest as I approached the site I saw her mother in her car crying. no one should ever have to bury there children. from what I found out about Victoria she truly deserves this medal of honor and the President should present it to her mother.

Lori Lee Ugolik
Lori Lee Ugolik
  • Jennifer Morrell Morales

My cousin, aunt and uncle were from Lordship. We all agree. She was a true heroine. That would be so nice for her family!

Pura Milagros Carreras
Pura Milagros Carreras
  • Jennifer Morrell Morales

...and father.

Billy Shelby
Billy Shelby
  • Jennifer Morrell Morales

Jennifer....You are so right. No parent should ever have to bury there child. I buried my younest son on 12-3-04 exactly 3 days before his 33rd birthday. I guess the most diggicult time for me was havin to watch my son die over a three week period of time. He was involed in a motorcycle accident on 10-10-04, but his death didn't come until 10-29-04. The empty spot never leaves and you always feel a darkness. I am so sorry this woman is havin to go through this.

Krishnaiyer Subramaniam
Krishnaiyer Subramaniam
  • Jennifer Morrell Morales

God is cruel to you

Lynne Abbott Binder
Lynne Abbott Binder
  • Jennifer Morrell Morales

I agree...they all deserve this honor, and their families deserve all the comfort that they can get.

Joseph P. Johnson
Joseph P. Johnson

ALL the teachers and staff deserve the medal.

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Joseph P. Johnson

I agree with you Sir, but we should start with one and push for ALL of Them. Politicians might have screwed our country up, but America is not down and out yet.

Norma Audette Vinchkoski
Norma Audette Vinchkoski
  • Joseph P. Johnson

My daughter's friend, Lauren Rousseau, was the other 1st grade teacher that was killed. Where's the push to honor her?

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Joseph P. Johnson

According to an AP bulletin, all 6 adults will get the award (posthously) on February 15, 2013.

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Joseph P. Johnson

Norma Audette Vinchkoski , according to AP bulletin, all 6 adults will get the award (posthumously) on February 15, 2013. That's what we all wanted!

Lori Mauck Wimbrow
Lori Mauck Wimbrow
  • Joseph P. Johnson

i cant believe her name isnt included in the reward and recognition from the president. she is as much as a hero of anyone else. i feel they all derserve to be recognized for their heroism. anyone who tried to protect all those children are heros to me!

Mel Galang
Mel Galang

Well deserved! May you Rest in Peace! This could have been avoided if our leaders did something after Columbine....

Mike Bassett
Mike Bassett
  • Mel Galang

What could they have done?????

Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe
  • Mel Galang

hammers kill more peole via murder than all guns added together, not to mention swimming pools and auto accidents. I do however aghree with many of the recent suggestions that do NOT call for a ban on any freedoms. Those willing to trade freedom for security will get, and will deserve neither.

Gail Lehmann
Gail Lehmann
  • Mel Galang

What a crock to say that hammer kills more people than guns. 30,000 people a year did not die from hammers. Get real

Karen Alden
Karen Alden
  • Mel Galang

Why does your idea of "freedom" steal "freedom" and life from others?

George Nickolas
George Nickolas
  • Mel Galang

Quickstartchessinstruction Goldthorpe Take the guns and people will use bombs. Knives kill a lot more than guns according to article in QC Times Newspaper.

Norma Audette Vinchkoski
Norma Audette Vinchkoski
  • Mel Galang

People have a better chance of surviving a knife attack than an AR-15 rifle.

Carl TaylorSr
Carl TaylorSr

All those brave teachers and staff are worthy of honor!

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Carl TaylorSr

I agree but to get the politicians off their tail ends, we must start somewhere.

Kevin Bendell
Kevin Bendell
  • Carl TaylorSr

iF YOU WERE A VET LIKE I AM THEN TO BE UNDER FIRE YOU KNOW HOW TO REACT THIS TEACHER SHOULD WITHOUT A DOUBT RECIEVE THIS AWARD FOR HER CALL TO DUTY AMEN AND MAY THIS BRAVE YOUNG LADY R.I.P.

Patsy Brown Diehl
Patsy Brown Diehl
  • Carl TaylorSr

.....and the same honor to YOU......THANK YOU Mr Bendell or your service

Patsy Brown Diehl
Patsy Brown Diehl
  • Carl TaylorSr

***for your service

George Nickolas
George Nickolas
  • Carl TaylorSr

As a Disabled Veteran of the Korean era, I can not disagree with giving this teacher an award.

Karen Welch
Karen Welch
  • Carl TaylorSr

yes they are mr carl

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Carl TaylorSr

According to an AP bulletin all 6 adults will get the award (posthumously) on February 15, 2013.

Traci Piehl
Traci Piehl

IF THIS EVENT IS ALL TRUE WHICH I'M NOT SO SURE ABOUT AT THIS TIME BUT IF IT IS ALL TRUE....YES SHE ABSOLUTELY DESERVES THIS AWARD! I BELIEVE THE GOVERNMENT WAS ALL IN THIS HAPPENING...SAD BUT YET POSSIBLY VERY TRUE! I WOULDN'T BUT NOTHING PAST THE GOVERNMENT...THEY WILL DO WHATEVER IT TAKES 2 DO WHATEVER IT IS THEY WANT 2 HAPPEN! IN THIS CASE THEY WANT 2 TAKE AWAY OUR GUN RIGHTS!

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Traci Piehl

After watching a video that alludes to what you are saying I thought about it but right now I'm going with the fact that it's true and adults and children were murdered in cold blood. I RESPECT YOUR OPINION but as I stated, I believe it was a real and horrible situation.

Traci Piehl
Traci Piehl
  • Traci Piehl

I NEVER SAID IT DIDN'T HAPPEN...I'M JUST NOT SURE!!!! IT REALLY IS SAD THAT ME...BEING A US CITIZEN HAS 2 QUESTION MY OWN GOVERNMENT!!!! SAD...SAD...SAD!!!!

Norma Audette Vinchkoski
Norma Audette Vinchkoski
  • Traci Piehl

Your comments have no place here.

Richard Banville
Richard Banville

A real hero is someone who is willing to give their life for someone else.Our greatest hero is Jesus Christ himself.

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Richard Banville

John 3:16, No greater love in the world. Thank you Sir, for reminding us!

Richard Banville
Richard Banville
  • Richard Banville

You're welcome.

Jon Gery
Jon Gery
  • Richard Banville

When will the American people see the video of Adam Lanza entering the school with his rifles. #never

Monique Vetrano
Monique Vetrano

She definitly deserves honor but so does the rest of the staff. The Principal ran after the gunman, children were found in the arms of the other teachers and aides. I say they all deserve honor. I'm sure Victoria would think no less as they were all a team.

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Monique Vetrano

Many if not all agree with you, but we had to have a starting point and hopefully they will all get the proper awards for their unselfish heroic actions.

Monique Vetrano
Monique Vetrano
  • Monique Vetrano

its a crying shame all around

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Monique Vetrano

According to an AP bulletin, all 6 adults will get the award (posthously) on February 15, 2013.

Kathy McDonough Dombrowski

Without a doubt all the brave teachers involved in this horrific tragedy deserve recognition!

Kathy McDonough Dombrowski
Kathy McDonough Dombrowski
  • Kathy McDonough Dombrowski

DONE!

Sabato Trent
Sabato Trent
  • Kathy McDonough Dombrowski

According to an AP bulletin, all 6 adults will get the award (posthumously) on February 15, 2013.

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