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.
Sandy Hook Elementary
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.
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.”
Gun control advocates praised the bill, with some saying they were amazed at how far it went.
Frank James declares ‘I’m not going to be a part of it any more,’ even if it means losing his business.
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.
Talking about empathy is great, but doing it can change lives
How different is “gun control” from “massacre prevention?” Or “gun violence” from “male gun violence?”
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