A Day w/o Gun Sanity = A Day with Senseless Death & Heartbreak

Sending our kids to elementary school or college, attending a political rally or going to the movies, hanging out at the corner store or walking home with a snack, should not be a death sentence.

Going Home to Newtown

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post first ran on Dec. 20, 2012, one week after the tragedy of Newtown, as Sean Beaudoin returned to his hometown and grappled with what had happened.

Gun Rights Group Files Lawsuit Against Officials in Connectucut

The Office of the Connecticut Attorney General asserts that the new legislation is legal and the office is “prepared to vigorously defend the law against any court challenge.”

NEWSER: Connecticut Forges US’ Toughest Gun Laws

Gun control advocates praised the bill, with some saying they were amazed at how far it went.

Florida Pawn Shop Owner Pulls All His Guns off the Shelves

Frank James declares ‘I’m not going to be a part of it any more,’ even if it means losing his business.

Gun Violence and My Autistic Brother

In light of the tragic shooting in Newtown, Rachel Peck reflects upon the words she has used in the past to describe her brother Daniel, who has Autism.

Letting Go of Whitman: ‘Male Violence’ & Practical Empathy

Talking about empathy is great, but doing it can change lives

The Sandy Hook Shooting and What We Call Things

How different is “gun control” from “massacre prevention?” Or “gun violence” from “male gun violence?”

Mass Shooting of Children in Connecticut

If you are triggered or traumatized by the news coming from Newton, Connecticut, please reach out for support. You can also contact Disaster Distress Network at 800.985.5990, or text TalkWithUs to 66746.