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A public health approach to reducing gun violence
Brattleboro Reformer
The Vermont Public Health Association is greatly concerned about gun violence death and disability and its profound and lasting negative effect on families and communities. Thus we support the 2015 Legislature's efforts to create legislation that will ...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 22:13

Raw Story

Beyond the statistics: Powerful new documentary illustrates the human ...
Raw Story
He also interviewed four of Noah's teammates, Taj Gibson, Nazr Mohammed, Luol Deng, and Derrick Rose — who also lost friends to gun violence. “To this day I just sit in my room sometimes and I just think about it,” says Gibson in the documentary. “I ...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 14:14

Episcopal News Service

Episcopal Urban Caucus witnesses against gun violence in America
Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal News Service] Members of the Episcopal Urban Caucus gathered in Meriden, Connecticut, for their annual assembly to consider how people of faith can challenge violence in America. The Feb. 25-28 event, with a particular focus on gun violence, ...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:58

Author to discuss gun violence
Lincoln Journal Star
Since then, the retired Presbyterian minister has challenged people in speeches and in writing to consider a world without gun violence. Atwood, author, hunter and National Rifle Association member, will speak in Lincoln on March 16 to share his vision ...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 07:54

Student Life

Wash. U. to debut events focusing on gun violence prevention, awareness
Student Life
Washington University will soon kick off a year of events focused on using the University's resources for the advancement of gun legislation and gun violence prevention and awareness, according to Risa Zwerling Wrighton, wife of the chancellor and ...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 04:12

Long Beach Poly student takes 2nd in C-SPAN documentary contest with film on ...
Long Beach Press Telegram
Destin, a three-year veteran of the contest, decided to chronicle gun use in the United States after working on a documentary last year about mental illness. To explore gun violence, Destin not only attended a gun show in Del Mar but also traveled to ...

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 19:55

Media Matters for America (blog)

Star Tribune Credulously Cites Work Of Discredited Gun Researcher John Lott
Media Matters for America (blog)
CPRC is run by discredited gun researcher John Lott, who often manipulates statistics about gun violence in order to advance a misleading pro-gun agenda. Armed With Reason, "a blog dedicated to academically refuting pro-gun myths," describes Lott ...

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 13:37

Huffington Post

Derrick Rose Opens Up About Gun Violence In Joakim Noah's New Documentary
Huffington Post
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah has recruited teammates Derrick Rose and Taj Gibson to share how gun violence has affected them in a new documentary titled "You're Not Alone." In the short film, which was posted to YouTube earlier this week, both ...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:58

Chance The Rapper Talks Chicago's Gun Violence and Friend's Death
Chance's track, “Paranoia,” from his “Acid Rap” mixtape, talks about the death of his friend Kevin Ambrose and gun violence in Chicago. “It's about the people that are affected beyond the two people that have a confrontation,” he said. “It's really ...

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 23:27

Groups working to stop gun violence among teens
“What that video does is feed this culture of violence,” said River City Drum Corps founder Ed White. “What we do at River City Drum Corps is guide the families and the children to the path out because there is a path, but a lot of us just don't know ...

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 19:20