Gun Violence

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Name: Gun Violence
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Giffords brings push to end gun violence to Minnesota

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords brought her nationwide crusade to end gun violence to Minneapolis on Monday, urging women to take a leadership role in keeping firearms out of the hands of abusers.“Dangerous people with guns are a threat to women: ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 3 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 5 reports

Study: Parents Desensitized to Violent and Sexual Content in Films

A study released by the Annenberg Public Policy Center concluded that parents have become increasingly tolerant of sexual and violent content in movies.  Researchers showed 1,000 parents graphic scenes from PG-13 and R-rated films such as "Die Hard," ... [Published Breitbart Feed - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Newtown Foundation to join national vigil remembering gun violence victims

NEWTOWN, Conn >> The Newtown Foundation will partner with groups across the nation to take part in a vigil remembering victims of gun violence, according to a press release.The service is set to take place on December 11 at the Washington National ... [Published New Haven Register - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

3 killed in Chicago shootings

Three people were killed and at least 19 others injured in shootings in the US city of Chicago over the weekend. An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot early Sunday in an apartment building on the Northwest Side of the city.She was struck in the head by ... [Published Press tv - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Treat Gun Violence Crisis With Same Urgency as Ebola Scare

It pains me to hear the news that so many New Yorkers were shot -- some fatally -- within recent days. My prayers for comfort, peace and healing are with the family of each of the victims of these horrific incidents. I'm also curious about the national ... [Published Huffington Post - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Gun Violence, Crisis, Ebola
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

GoDaddy Founder Bob Parsons Speaks Out Against Gun Control

Parsons, who rarely shies away from controversy, argues that firearms aren’t to blame for school shootings and other recent gun violence.Read the full article here .This content was originally published by Inc Magazine . Original publishers retain all ... [Published Global Advisors - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Nearly 30K SC students to pledge against gun violence

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) - On Wednesday, nearly 30,000 South Carolina students will make the pledge against gun violence.The pledge is part of South Carolina's 13th annual Student Pledge Against Gun Violence, according to Bill Nettles, United States Attorney, ... [Published WMBF - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

Republicans who blocked surgeon general nominee blame Obama for surgeon general vacancy

Dr. Vivek Murthy, wearing a doctor's coat because he's a doctor. Almost one year ago, President Obama nominated Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as surgeon general, and the NRA went insane[1] because Dr. Murthy, being a reality-based person, had once talked ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Chicago Gun Violence: 3 Killed, 19 Wounded This Past Weekend

Another weekend in Chicago has been marred by gun violence. Three people were killed and 19 were wounded in shootings across the city, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.Alexandra Burgos, 18, was shot and killed by stray bullets that came through a window ... [Published Bet.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Event raises gun violence and police brutality awareness

Black Lives Matter was an event that brought awareness to police brutality and gun violence to the Indiana State University campus. It took place the same day that ISU had a shooting threat, on Thursday, Sept. 18. Although incidents involving gun violence ... [Published Indiana Statesman - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Troy, Albany focus of Anti gun violence program

ALBANY -- Albany's Enough Anti Gun Violence Program will target illegal handguns and assault rifles with buyback locations in Albany and Troy.On Saturday, Oct. 25, Crossgates Mall gift cards will be given to those who turn in these illegal weapons.Locations ... [Published Times Union - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 3 reports

Holding parents responsible for gun safety

To the editor: I salute City Atty. Mike Feuer for filing criminal charges against the mother of a teenager who was found with guns at school. He has a long record of working to end gun violence in our state. He is taking an approach that works: prevention. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 19 2014]

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According to The Hollywood Reporter , a website--lapdogscorecard.org--will also be part of the push. It will "list specific members of Congress that the Brady Campaign says took money from the gun lobby in exchange for blocking legislation to expand background checks."  The four biggest targets for McKay and the Brady Campaign are House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and Sens...
Hackett principal Tim Eastman says, "We can't help our students and if we don't know what's going on. And too often they're quiet or they're silent and they feel like the tips that they have or things that they know aren't important."
"If you are a resident of Forest County and you don't like the Norristown gun law," said Sen. Daylin Leach (D., Montgomery), "you could hire Johnnie Cochran and bill a township $100,000 an hour or whatever he charges to win the case."
"On every single domestic violence 911 call, we no longer ask, 'Are there weapons in the home?'" Harteau revealed. "We ask, 'Are there guns in the home? Does the suspect have access to guns?'"

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'Anchorman' Director Adam McKay Partners with B... [Published Breitbart Feed - 2 hours ago]
Anchorman and Talladega Nights director Adam McKay is partnering with the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence to shame Congress into supporting more gun control.  He is doing so via a "parody video" which mocks pro-Second Amendment Congressional ...
Study: Parents Desensitized to Violent and Sexu... [Published Breitbart Feed - 5 hours ago]
A study released by the Annenberg Public Policy Center concluded that parents have become increasingly tolerant of sexual and violent content in movies.  Researchers showed 1,000 parents graphic scenes from PG-13 and R-rated films such as "Die Hard," ...
Republicans who blocked surgeon general nominee... [Published Daily Kos - 13 hours ago]
Dr. Vivek Murthy, wearing a doctor's coat because he's a doctor. Almost one year ago, President Obama nominated Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as Surgeon General, and the NRA went insane because Dr. Murthy, being a reality-based person, had once talked ...
Is Your Politician a "Lap Dog" For the NRA and ... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - 14 hours ago]
WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and Writer, Director and Producer Adam McKay today launched a video, website and scorecard exposing members of Congress for the campaign dollars they have ...
Why Parents Let Kids Watch More Movies With Sex... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 14 hours ago]
If you’ve felt like PG-13 movies have gotten more violent lately, you’re right. A new study published in the journal Pediatrics reports that violent scenes are now more common, with gun violence tripling in movies since 1985. Sex scenes in R-rated ...
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Be Afraid, Be Just a Little Afraid [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 02 2014]
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