In the after­math of the tragic mas­sacre at an ele­men­tary school in New­town, Conn.., Pres­i­dent Obama has called for a national con­ver­sa­tion regarding the pre­ven­tion of future attacks on America’s chil­dren. Thus far, the pos­si­bility of elim­i­nating semi-​​automatic weapons has taken center stage. Yet there are other pos­si­bil­i­ties — per­haps vastly more effec­tive than any gun con­trol mea­sures — that should be con­sid­ered in the coming weeks and months.

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