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Laurie Schaull

Gun violence has overshadowed my education and entire life. Central Florida is not just a survivor; it is a continual victim. Read more

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We share an excerpt from nationally syndicated talk-show host Thom Hartmann’s new book. Read more

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Overpass Light Brigade

His father was killed by a white supremacist in a mass shooting at a Wisconsin Sikh temple. Today, Pardeep Kaleka works in communities all over the country teaching about how to heal from hate. Read more

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Ryan Johnson

The Trump Administration’s “safety” recommendations would make schools less safe for black students. Read more

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In today’s America, random mass murder has merged with ecological devastation. Read more

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“His hour of political triumph became another hour of mindless tragedy in a nation that cannot or will not keep weapons of death from the hands of madmen who walk its streets.” — Jules Witcover Read more

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Helen Gibson

Marshall County, Kentucky experienced 2018's first major school shooting. In its aftermath, the rural community is still healing—and grappling with an uneasy conversation on gun control. Read more

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The relationship between the National Rifle Association and the gun lobby is symbiotic and deadly. Read more

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Alexandra Tempus

Wisconsin high schoolers—and older constituents, too—show the NRA-favorite House Speaker that his hometown ground is shifting. Read more

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Lorie Shaull

The gun group knows it can’t win a fair and open debate; like Trump, it needs a crisis or war to deflect the conversation. Read more

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Wisconsin students leading the effort to keep up the gun-reform momentum have a bold plan to go nationwide ‘until change is made that would save lives on a daily basis.’ Read more

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Rick Reinhard

A remarkable groundswell against the status quo on guns in America. Read more

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Vince Reinhart

Theoretical children are useful: they are predictable and generalizable. They lend themselves easily to political agenda. But theoretical children don’t exist. Read more

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A few choice words from the White House in preparation for the March for Life. Read more

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What if twenty terrorists attack the school? The only way a Good Teacher with an AR-15 can protect his students is with a bumpstock. Good thing they’re still easy to get. Read more

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Alexandra Tempus

High schoolers in Madison join tens of thousands across the nation in a massive show of unity, walking out of class together to protest gun violence and advocate for gun control. Read more

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Australia’s stringent gun control laws aren’t likely to be adopted in the U.S. anytime soon. But we can learn something from their political organizing. Read more

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In a society where the guy with biggest gun rules, I’m a sitting duck. Read more

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