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Family Impacted By Gun Violence Starts Research Foundation
Jeremy Richman's daughter was killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Ct. He and his wife research the forces that increase a person's risk of violence. He talks to Steve Inskeep. LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST: Here is a question worth asking.

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 07:45

CBS News

Five ways the US could reduce gun violence
CBS News
This week, amid a spate of mass shootings, the debate over how to reduce gun violence has been renewed. Wednesday's shooting in San Bernardino at Inland Regional Center came less than a week after a gunman opened fire at a Planned Parenthood ...
Toni Wellen: How Much More Gun Violence Must There Be Before We Won't Take It ...Noozhawk
U.S. Physicians Call for End to Ban on Gun Violence ResearchAllGov
Millennials Around the World React to America's Gun Violence ProblemMic (blog) -ThinkProgress
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Friday, December 4, 2015 - 07:01

Presidential Candidates on Gun Violence
New York Times
Democratic and Republican candidates are split in their approach to addressing gun violence. All of the Democratic candidates want new gun laws, while nearly all Republicans are against additional restrictions they see as harmful to Second Amendment ...

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Friday, December 4, 2015 - 05:52

Kansas City Star

The epidemic of gun violence has to end
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
But we, as citizens, have to answer one simple question: Is there too much gun violence in America? A mass shooting is characterized as a shooting in which there are four or more victims. In America, we are on pace for more mass shootings in 2015 than ...
What are the best ways to reduce gun violence across America?Kansas City Star
The Abomination of Gun ViolenceNational Journal

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Friday, December 4, 2015 - 01:08

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

'Chi-raq' opens in New York, gun violence gets stopped by women, sexually
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Recent news from across the country about mass shootings, and in particular the attacks in San Bernardino, has put the issue of gun violence at the center of the national debate. Having a big impact on that dialogue is a film opening Friday. Chi-raq ...
Review: Battling gun violence with satire, 'Chi-Raq' is Spike Lee's best film ...Minneapolis Star Tribune
Spike Lee takes on gun violence with passion and bold creativity in 'Chi-Raq'Washington Post
'Chi-Raq' takes a satirical shot at gun violence: 3 starsKansas City Star
TwitchFilm (blog) -Bustle
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Friday, December 4, 2015 - 00:02

In Stroudsburg, A Vigil For Victims of Gun Violence
STROUDSBURG -- More than a dozen people gathered on Courthouse Square in Stroudsburg Thursday for a candlelight vigil in honor of victims of gun violence. They stood together singing, holding candles, and comforting one another. "We thought that this ...

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 23:40

The Providence Journal

Providence work group aims to curb gun violence
The Providence Journal
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Those gathered Thursday afternoon for the first meeting of the city's advisory board to reduce gun violence each had a stake in the matter. Some, like Pilar McCloud, chairwoman of the NAACP Youth-College and High School Division, ...
Providence council aiming to reduce gun violence in the cityWPRI 12 Eyewitness News

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Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 23:25

Thanks To Cops, Gun Violence Lowest Since 1960s
Daily Caller
According to research from the Pew Research Center, the FBI, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, gun violence in America is actually on the decline compared to the past 30 years, thanks in part to the increased number and effectiveness ...

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Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 21:14

People Magazine

Amy Schumer Rallies Fans Against Gun Violence in Wake of San Bernardino Mass ...
People Magazine
She's made multiple public appearances with her cousin, Sen. Chuck Schumer, in an effort to bring awareness to the subject. "Gun violence is ripping apart America; it's ripping apart our families," she said at an October press conference with Sen. Schumer.

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Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 20:00

New York Daily News

Here are 5 ways for the United States to curb gun violence today
New York Daily News
Enough of the bloodshed. Recent mass shootings in San Bernardino, California and Colorado Springs, Colorado have reignited calls for stricter gun control measures that would keep guns out of the wrong people's hands - or diminish the amount of ...

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Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 18:53