Tag Archives: school violence

China Suffers Yet Another Horrific School Attack

May 12, 2010

Nothing much to say on this latest attack. Modus operandi sounds similar to the others: kindergarten, knife, several victims. Possible “motive” (aside from being crazy) is not yet clear at this time. China’s epidemic of stabbing attacks continued Wednesday with an assailant killing seven children and wounding many more at a school, officials said. The [...]

The Police Statization of China’s Schools

May 4, 2010

You are now under lock down. You will be monitored at all times. No unauthorized personnel will be allowed onto school property, or anywhere nearby. It’s not surprising that following a string of horrible acts of violence at primary schools, security measures in China schools will be beefed up considerably. It is rather sad, though. [...]

Explaining Away the Violence: A First Look at Recent School Attacks in China

April 30, 2010

I was at my desk yesterday morning, as usual trying to do work, read news, and keep an eye on email and Twitter all at the same time. In addition to checking out various other stories in the news, I was still trying to digest the details of a horrifying tale from Shandong Province involving [...]