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Trump Calls Chicago a 'Disaster' When It Comes To Gun Violence
In New York City, we have among the toughest gun laws in the country and we have gun violence. It's a real problem. But we have the laws. So you have to make the laws work. The government is not making the laws work. But beyond that, you do have a ...

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Friday, August 28, 2015 - 11:20

Culture Change - Not Policy Change - Is Needed: Reflections on Gun Violence in ...
According to numbers pulled from various sources, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more Americans have died as a result of gun violence here in the United States since 1968 than have died in all US wars combined. When one ...

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 11:17

Quick draw, long history: How US gun violence is an artistic constant over decades
Washington Post
At times this year, the sacrifices to gun violence ring out as so daily, it can feel as we're hitting record highs in how low our species can go. But this sense is magnified by the degree of social media and the echo chamber of coverage. Our history ...

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 10:43

Nicholas Kristof: We can fight gun violence
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The horror isn't just one macabre double-murder, but the unrelenting toll of gun violence that claims one life every 16 minutes on average in the United States. Three quick data points: □ More Americans die in gun homicides and suicides every six ...

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 02:43

Dallas Morning News

Floyd: Armed and angry, the formula for gun violence
Dallas Morning News
The Washington Post reports that an online group tracking gun violence finds that our nation now averages more than one mass shooting per day, with “mass shooting” defined as a single incident in which at least four people are shot, if not necessarily ...
Killings of Journalists Bring Gun Violence to Dark New LevelNew York Times
Gun violence a "vexing problem" for some politicianscn|2
Nicholas Kristof: We can fight gun violenceSarasota Herald-Tribune
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Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 23:16

14 rumors debunked (or verified) about gun violence 14 rumors debunked (or verified) about gun violence. Matt Levin. Updated 10:15 pm, Thursday, August 27, 2015. print_article|article-6470391|article-share-redesign| ...

Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 22:52

New York Daily News

'I relive agony of slain son': Father who lost son to gun violence says ...
New York Daily News
Richard Martinez lost his son Christopher last year in the bloody rampage by deranged shooter Elliot Rodger near the University of California, Santa Barbara. Now an activist for sensible gun control, Martinez weighed in Thursday in a CNN interview on ...

Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 20:59

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Now, while still grieving, we need action against gun violence
Palm Beach Post (blog)
On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton confronted the stale politics of gun control to say that as president, she would “do something” about gun violence. “I believe we are smart enough, we are compassionate enough, to figure out how to balance the legitimate ...
Gun Control Might Not Have Stopped The WDBJ Shooter. That's Not The Point.Huffington Post
3rd Shift… Summer of the GunViolence Against Women and Why We Allow ItCamel City Dispatch

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Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 20:05

Boyfriend of slain reporter Alison Parker asks for dialogue over gun violence ...
ROANOKE, Virginia — One day after reporter Alison Parker, 24, and her cameraman, Adam Ward, 27, were gunned down on live television in Roanoke, Virginia, Parker's boyfriend said merely remembering their lives is not enough. “There needs to be some ...
Slain TV reporter's boyfriend, father ask for dialogue over gun
'Now What Are We Going to Do About It?'U.S. News & World Report

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Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 19:38

Should gun violence be treated as a public health issue?
CBS News
Some public health officials say gun violence, just like car accidents and smoking-related illness, can be prevented, or at least reduced. According to the latest figures from the United Nations, the United States has about 4 percent of the world ...

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Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 19:01