The 29-year-old has gone on to marry and to become a powerful voice in the conversation on gun control.
Colin Goddard was shot four times during 2007 Virginia Tech massacre that left 32 people dead. He now works with the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
It's a trick. When people tell you that you shouldn't politicize a tragedy like the shooting in Aurora, Colorado they are unwittingly helping to spread NRA propaganda.
It's back to school time again and college kids are heading to campuses across the country. If the National Rifle Association has its way, "packing" for college will have a whole new meaning.
In a new documentary, a student wounded in the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting demonstrates how easy it is to purchase firearms without a background check or basic identification.
Any responsible American should want to know that the weapon he's making money from won't be put in the hands of someone who is known to be dangerous.
Guns kill too many Americans. And if it wasn't for the idea that "powerful forces are working to disarm all Americans," we wouldn't spend even a moment's thought on this ridiculous idea.