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Neighbors speak out about recent gun violence
Quad City Times
Rayls said he thinks crime and gun violence is a communitywide problem and people need to pitch in and do their part to help. “The biggest thing you can do when something starts is don't try to be a vigilante,” he said. “Just call the police. Let them ...

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 19:51

Capital Public Radio News

California Bill Would Create Gun-Violence Research Center
Capital Public Radio News
(AP) - A California state senator is proposing legislation to create a gun violence research center at the University of California. Democratic Sen. Lois Wolk of Davis said Wednesday that the gun debate can benefit from real data and scientific methods.
Bill would create gun-violence research center at the University of CaliforniaContra Costa Times

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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 19:14

Media Matters for America (blog)

Conservative Media Attack Cosmopolitan For Highlighting The Issue Of Women And Gun Violence
Media Matters for America (blog)
Conservative media are attacking Cosmopolitan magazine for working in partnership with Everytown for Gun Safety to run a feature highlighting the dating issues surrounding gun ownership and domestic violence. Conservative media attacked the feature, ...
Cosmo: Pro-Gun Arguments Are Just 'Gunsplaining'NewsBusters (blog)

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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 16:53

Center investigates water, prisons, gun violence, secrecy, achievement gap and more, thanks to generous support
WisconsinWatch.org
Generous donors from across the nation helped the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism successfully attain a $50,000 matching grant from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation in Oklahoma. In fact, we exceeded the goal by $14,000, ...

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 15:48

EastCountyToday (press release) (registration) (blog)

Bill would create gun-violence research center at the University of California
San Jose Mercury News
SACRAMENTO -- A California state senator is proposing legislation to create a gun violence research center at the University of California. Democratic Sen. Lois Wolk of Davis said Wednesday that the gun debate can benefit from real data and scientific ...
Sen Wolk: Gun Bill Would Establish A Firearm Violence Research CenterEastCountyToday (press release) (registration) (blog)

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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 15:18

WATCH: Taj Gibson delivers moving message about gun violence
Chicago Sun-Times
Bulls forward Taj Gibson grew up in Brooklyn and has seen more than his share of gun violence. As part of an ESPN special “Rise Up” (5 p.m., Sunday) for Black History Month, Gibson gave a moving and inspirational account of the gun-filled world he was ...

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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:29

SELF

These Women Lost Their Mothers, Daughters, And Sisters To Gun Violence
SELF
In the heartbreaking video, six women from around the U.S. share the stories of the loved ones they'd lost to gun violence. Marie Claire spoke to the families of women murdered in mass shootings as they were going about their day-to-day lives: watching ...

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 13:56

The Hill (blog)

Suicide, homicide and the prevention of gun violence
The Hill (blog)
As we face ever more urgent questions about controlling gun violence, it is important to look at the sources of those injuries. There are more than 30,000 deaths and more than 50,000 nonfatal injuries attributable to guns annually in the United States ...

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 12:01

MinnPost

Childhood-injury expert urges end to ban on US-funded gun-violence research
MinnPost
The 19-year-old ban imposed by Congress on the federal funding of research into gun violence needs to be overturned if we are going to ever figure out how to reduce that violence, argue the authors of an editorial published Wednesday in the BMJ.

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:38

Capital New York

Clinton and Sanders roll out support of gun, police violence victims
Politico
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are both leaning on the support of victims of gun violence and excessive police force, in an appeal to African-American voters ahead of the South Carolina primary. Former Secretary of State Clinton is out with an ad ...
Jeffries: Clinton is better on African-American issues, like gun controlCapital New York

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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:03