Christian - inspired violence is so rare as be not merely exceptional, but aberrant. Christians are, sadly, humans, and do engage in violence, but such violence is rarely in the name of their faith.
I thought you knew what you were talking about until I read that.
"Both Russian and Egyptian officials discount the claim"
You know the saying...Denial ain't just a river in Egypt...
Are the parents who have only one child now of an age where they can affect national policy
Policy is made by the corrupt Communist Party, not voters.
Party members (as noted above) are not restricted in most any way.
So, the answer: Not. One. Bit.
After the Paris "Charlie Hebdo" shooting, it was obvious that such an event, in Texas, would be well protected against similar attacks. Isn't that attack another proof that fanaticism == stupidity?
Stupid question: Which "fanatics" are you referring to?
Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man -- who has no gills. -- Ambrose Bierce