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Enough MPLS memorializes the dead from a city's gun violence
City Pages
She's the motivational force behind Enough MPLS, a Facebook page that memorializes those who've perished from the city's gun violence. The new site features photos and stories about those who've passed, and the loved ones they've left behind.

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:32

Kansas City Star (blog)

Michael Jordan speaks out against recent gun violence that has shaken nation
Kansas City Star (blog)
As a proud American, a father who lost his own dad in a senseless act of violence, and a black man, I have been deeply troubled by the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement and angered by the cowardly and hateful targeting and ...
NBA icon Jordan speaks out on US gun violenceYahoo News
NBA Legend Michael Jordan Donates MILLIONS, Saying He 'Can No Longer Stay Silent' About Gun Violence & Police ...PerezHilton.com

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Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:42

Atlanta Black Star

Oakland Minister Fights Inner-City Gun Violence with Successful Ceasefire Strategy, as Legislators Obsess Over Gun ...
Atlanta Black Star
While lawmakers continue to debate the issue of gun rights versus gun control on Capitol Hill, the Atlanta Black Star set out to find real people working on real solutions to the pervasive problem of gun violence in the African-American community.

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:13

KERA News

Gun Violence And Mental Health, 50 Years After UT Tower Sniper Attack
KERA News
While he was there, he admitted he had a violent fantasy of going to the top of the tower with a deer rifle and shooting people. Gary Lavergne, who wrote “A Sniper in the Tower,” says the school psychiatrist, Dr. Maurice D. Heatly, claimed he'd heard ...

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Monday, July 25, 2016 - 09:44

Myrtle Beach Sun News

Activist says gun statistics show S.C. is a 'war zone'
Myrtle Beach Sun News
His group helped organize last month's anti-violence rally at the Statehouse in Columbia after 49 people were fatally shot at an Orlando nightclub. Last Thursday, he took part in a discussion about gun-control issues hosted by the Young Democrats of ...

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 07:59

Press Herald

Our View: Gun debate should focus on everyday violence
Press Herald
Proponents of gun control, justifiably upset at the daily toll of gun violence in the U.S., want to capitalize on the outsized attention that mass shootings receive, and leverage it into action. However, when gun laws are only part of the equation ...
Letter: If there are no guns, there is no gun violenceBerkshire Eagle (subscription)
Quora: Pass Commonsense Gun Law Reforms, Tim Kaine SaysNewsweek
Hardest States to Buy a Gun24/7 Wall St.

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Monday, July 25, 2016 - 04:03

WIFR

Group gathers to pray for gun violence victim
WIFR
He says the issues of gun violence is personal for him. "I've been out here on these streets," says Sinclair. "I have been in street activity and I want to stop and I'm going to stop and I have stopped and I don't believe in what's going on in Rockford ...

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 22:29

U.S. Global Role: The First And Second Amendments, Tragic Reason Gun Violence Won't End Anytime Soon
The Inquisitr
The United States is a global leader, on many fronts: personal liberty, freedom of speech, gun ownership, and gun deaths, among many others, as reported by CBC and CBS. Globally, the United States is the precedent-setter, which all other countries look ...

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 17:46

The Daily Advertiser

Delegates say gun violence should be on convention agenda
The Daily Advertiser
WASHINGTON – With the recent police shootings in Baton Rouge fresh on their minds, Louisiana delegates to the Democratic National Convention said they ...

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Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 17:29

NCLR Adopts Policy Position in Favor of Reducing Gun Violence
PR Newswire (press release)
ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NCLR (National Council of La Raza) announced today that its Board of Directors has unanimously ...

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Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 11:46