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New Coalition For Gun Safety Hopes To Tackle Gun Violence
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Three Wisconsin State Assembly Democrats held a press conference this week to announce the formation of a new coalition aimed at preventing gun violence. Reps. Terese Berceau, Melissa Sargent and Lisa Subeck, who are all from Madison, held the ...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 19:14

TheBlaze.com

On same day Obama visits Chicago, city marks another depressing gun violence milestone
TheBlaze.com
On same day Obama visits Chicago, city marks another depressing gun violence milestone Chicago marked its 1,000th gunshot victim of 2017 on the same day of former President Barack Obama's visit to the city. (Image source; Scott Olson/Getty Images).

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 18:16

Miami Herald

How a rapping Romeo and Juliet can target gun violence
Miami Herald
It's true that Shakespeare speaks to all generations. With the belief that “young ears might heed young voices,” members of What if Works, Inc. theater group are hoping their latest production might provide a solution to gun violence. “The R+J Effect ...

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 15:31

Huffington Post

Gun Violence Will Continue If Congress Continues To Sit On Its Hands
Huffington Post
In the face of these acts of gun violence, our inaction has made us complicit.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 09:45

WLRN

Study: Gun Violence In Miami-Dade Disproportionately Affects Young Black Men
WLRN
The researchers note that their needs to be more understanding about the role race, poverty and other social pressures play in neighborhoods with high rates of gun violence injuries when considering possible solutions. "Targeted public health ...
More Than 70 Percent of Gunshot Victims in Miami Are Black, Study FindsMiami New Times
On his birthday, his 13-year-old sister hugged him. Then he shot her in the headMiami Herald
Boy playing with gun shoots, kills sister on his birthdayWSPA.com
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 07:06

New York Times

The Pen and the Trigger Finger: Examining Gun Violence Onstage
New York Times
It was kind and sensible advice, and if I hadn't read it in a news story on my way home from seeing “Church & State,” an Off Broadway play that takes forceful exception to the pervasive gun violence in the United States, the words might not have struck ...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 05:01

Huffington Post

What Bullets Do
Huffington Post
I wondered what surgeons know about gun violence that the rest of us don't. We are inundated with news about shootings. Fourteen dead in San Bernardino, six in Michigan, 11 over one weekend in Chicago. We get names, places, anguished Facebook ...

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 03:53

CNYcentral.com

Syracuse Common Councilors look to put a stop to gun violence in the city
CNYcentral.com
Using the gun is only the beginning of the problems,"Syracuse Common Council President Van Robinson said. Councilor Van Robinson said a lack of jobs in the city plays a major role in the ongoing violence in the streets in the Syracuse. "Many of these ...

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 23:11

Huffington Post

Fired Surgeon General Leaves Behind A Mixed Record On Gun ...
Huffington Post
Someone that we needed more than ever made a deal to be silent. I think that was a huge mistake,” a former CDC official says.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 21:16

Duluth News Tribune

Chicago doctors and nurses, overwhelmed by gun violence, face 'compassion fatigue'
Duluth News Tribune
Doctor Catherine Humikowski, director of the pediatric intensive care unit at Comer's Children's hospital, on February 20, 2017, in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. After working more than six years in her unit, Humikowski has decided to go on a ...

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 20:34