"I didn’t want him to get killed in the war they were having," Pamela explained. "I always tried to talk to him, like: ‘Are
Rafael added that the shooting also particularly impacted his younger son, who witnessed the tragedy. Sharon Gardner, a mother
WASHINGTON -- As the anniversary of the Newtown shootings approaches, one of Connecticut's senators decided to do something
In the following months, the White House made a major push on Capitol Hill to pass legislation aimed at preventing more mass
The gun control group Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America has released a searing new commercial, timed to the one-year anniversary of the Newtown school shooting on Dec. 14, that pleads with its viewers to speak out against gun violence.
The ad, which was co-produced with the Michael Bloomberg-backed group Mayors Against Illegal Guns, shows a ticking clock
Out of respect for the victims and their families, during this time of national mourning we have removed all guns from sale
Ask him to explain why civilians should have assault weapons, and why they should be able to buy them without background checks. Other countries have experienced mass murders with guns and done something about it; what's different about us that we can't, too?
President Obama and his talented foreign policy team must explain to fellow leaders, in particular their European friends, and the international public at large, what the administration intends to do to avoid the return of the threat of the fiscal cliff
The White House is weighing a far broader and more comprehensive approach to curbing the nation's gun violence than simply
To minimize violence we need to learn how to control the toxic emotions of anger, ego, deceit, and greed by focusing on the development of their antidotes, namely forgiveness, love, compassion, humility, honesty, and contentment.
The carnage in Newtown ripped my heart. I know the problem is complicated and its solution is crying out for a multifaceted approach, but common sense says it is time to legislate laying down some of our arms.
After Christmas 2010, Adam Lanza had no contact with his older brother, Ryan, who had moved away for a job in New York City
Death is not the story's title. And death is not the chapter's close. It's what is done in the face of death that makes the tale worth reading.
Source: Project Vote Smart, Graphic by: Chris Spurlock But many who work in education are not taking this discussion lightly
New York mayor Michael Bloomberg has long been an outspoken critic of the National Rifle Association. But in an interview
Survivors of tragedies struggle in ways that most people find hard to understand. The emotions are complex and confusing. The feelings depend upon on the psychological makeup of the individual involved and vary depending on the nature of the traumatic event.
Ironically, one of his victims was Rachel D'Avino, a 29-year-old behavioral therapist who worked with autistic children at
During debates with his Democratic opponents that year, Obama said that he would help law enforcement agencies trace guns
When stable, he is "my calm, sweet boy," she explained, but when he snaps -- which happens with no warning -- he frightens