Dr. Adam Lankford was quoted in the Chicago Tribune as they discuss shootings by concealed carry license holders in Illinois. While the state of Illinois requires that new applicants take 16 hours of gun safety classes, Illinois has not standardized the education across all applicants. The Chicago Tribune asked criminologists about the “good guy with a gun,” and Dr. Adam Lankford responds.
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The analysis has also identified explicit name-calling and the infantilization of older adults for their vulnerability to COVID-19…Age discrimination therefore occurs on multiple levels for older adults who will continue to bear the brunt of COVID-19 in terms of social burdens and body counts as the pandemic continues its grim march across the globe.