In the wake of the Santa Fe High School shooting, some students were invited to an NBA basketball game to pay their respects. However, when an image from the occasion emerged online, it sparked a debate about racism. Things grew so out of hand, in fact, that one mom felt compelled to set the record straight.
In May 2018 Santa Fe High School near Houston in Texas was rocked by a deadly shooting. During the massacre, two teachers and eight students lost their lives. A further 13 people were injured in the horrifying attack.
Police later named the suspected shooter as 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis. He was a student at the high school and had allegedly set upon his classmates with his father’s legally owned revolver and shotgun.