Editor’s note: In this Future View, students discuss the Israel-Hamas war. Next we’ll ask: “Facing a wave of organized shoplifting, retailers are increasingly padlocking merchandise, hiring off-duty police officers and closing stores. How did we get here? Is this the new reality of American retail sales as low-trust public spaces? Or is there a way to return theft back to previous levels?” Students should click here to submit opinions of fewer than 250 words before Oct. 24. The best responses will be published that night.
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