Tag: gun violence

How One Bullet Shattered A Body and a Family

Posted by on April 14, 2018 in Films & TV, Internet, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
How One Bullet Shattered A Body and a Family

This is the devastation that one bullet can cause but in the darkness there was still light.

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The March for Change Represents the Chance to Build an Intersectional Progressive Movement For Broader Social Transformation

Posted by on March 26, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
The March for Change Represents the Chance to Build an Intersectional Progressive Movement For Broader Social Transformation

March for Our Lives represents perhaps the beginnings of a intersectional movement for broader social transformation.

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What Would a Real Campaign Against Gun Violence Look Like?

Posted by on December 17, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Policies with 3 Comments
What Would a Real Campaign Against Gun Violence Look Like?

You would start by examining where a lot of gun violence takes place. I know: this is a breathtaking assumption. It makes the mind reel. In the history of our species, no one has ever suggested a solution for a problem based on where the problem is located. But there’s a first time for everything.

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Gun violence: What Would a Real Campaign Against It Look Like?

Posted by on December 13, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Policies, Politics with 5 Comments
Gun violence: What Would a Real Campaign Against It Look Like?

To really control gun violence requires a clear analysis of ALL incidents, where they happen, common elements, and causes. A somewhat tongue-in-cheek expose of governments choosing specific incidents to advance government agenda, and totally disregarding what will identify the TRUE causes of the majority of gun violence. A great expose of the REAL issues.

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How One Man Is Redefining ‘Responsible’ Gun Ownership

Posted by on October 11, 2015 in Government, Policies with 11 Comments
How One Man Is Redefining ‘Responsible’ Gun Ownership

Though he has never used his weapon to hurt himself or others, Elliott wrote that his life has been scarred by gun violence.

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The Vast, Unregulated Online Gun Market

Posted by on October 1, 2013 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments

The common refrain from pro-gun activists is that criminals will avoid background checks anyway—which is true. But maybe we shouldn’t make it so easy for them.

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Gun Homicide Rate Down 49% Since 1993 Peak; Public Unaware

Posted by on May 12, 2013 in Policies, Politics with 1 Comment
Gun Homicide Rate Down 49% Since 1993 Peak; Public Unaware

National rates of gun homicide and other violent gun crimes are strikingly lower now than during their peak in the mid-1990s, paralleling a general decline in violent crime, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of government data. Beneath the long-term trend, though, are big differences by decade: Violence plunged through the 1990s, but has declined less dramatically since 2000.

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