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Julianne Moore explains why she’s involved with National Gun Violence Awareness Day
My view may not have been so different from that of Maureen Dowd, who once wrote that President Obama had to look deep into his soul to determine who he was. In her view, he emerged with the realization that he was Barry, president of the Harvard Law Review.
Flynn and Penna then played the 10-minute audio clip of the police dispatch from 9:36 a.m. on Dec. 14, 2012, before the audience
The Obama administration has previously said that the federal government would support schools that want armed guards and
Artist Julian St. John has been knocked around by schizophrenia, homelessness and addiction, but he is still standing and is ready to impress the art world at the Laguna Gallery of Contemporary Art in Laguna Beach.
Assault weapons are a problem, but they are also a symptom of frustration and powerlessness out there in America. Simply owning a powerful gun convinces millions of Americans they are free.
Noah Pozner is the youngest victim of the Sandy Hook Massacre. Noah's grandmother, known online as "MC," is a blogger. Through her blog, she is finding ways to grieve and honor the memory of her grandson.
There are many misinformed views that exist to this day about mental illness, even to an extent on the op-ed pages of the New York Times, leading me to wonder, Et tu, Gray Lady?
For trying to shield her student as both died in the gunfire, Sandy Hook Elementary School teacher Anne Marie Murphy earned
What is the moral justification for demanding that if we want guns we should have a moral right to them? And what are the spiritual consequences of this mania to protect our right to have them?
Avoid "we're going to help the victims and families": Vague fundraising claims on the part of charities should immediately
As the nation continues to reel from the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. last Friday, the conversation
Former GOP State Rep Debra Maggart talks about how she feels that the NRA has lost it's way and how they've made an example out of her.
President Barack Obama met with the daughters of Sandy Hook Elementary School Principal Dawn Hochsprung Sunday and reaffirmed
The tales were chilling in their detail. "Thankfully no other human life was lost," one mother wrote of the deaths of both
This is not about evicting God from our schools. This is not about hunting. This is not even about the shooter as so many would have us believe. Yes, he was insane, but if he hadn't had the means to shoot, 20 children would not be dead. You don't need a semi-automatic to kill Bambi.
When I called for such an executive order earlier in the year, I was castigated on the right by those who claimed I would be taking away their 2nd Amendment rights. And I was castigated on the left by those who said I would hurt President Obama's chances of winning reelection.
We try to bring the victims closer to our hearts by piecing together their life stories. But it's no longer good enough to memorialize their deaths. We have to acknowledge the issue of gun control, and we can begin to do that by understanding gun control as a parenting issue.
Outside the arena of combat, assault weapons serve no plausible purpose. It may take the slaughter of small children to finally prompt true minutemen to separate themselves from gun extremists.