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Tag: gun violence
How to reduce gun violence in America
Gun laws in America have too many loopholes and people don’t understand the increased risks associated with gun ownership. It’s time to stop waiting around for the government to take action.
Vigil held for Monterey Park massacre victims
After the massacre of 11 people last week, the Monterey Park community gathered to mourn the victims.
Accounts of gun violence continue to grow in the U.S.
New research shows that firearm deaths continue to rise in the U.S., showing disparities in victims and causing worries about safety.
Hey America, we need to talk about guns
Three people were murdered Oct. 29 in Long Beach in a senseless act of violence. It’s time we talked facts about guns.
Male role models, not gun control, is needed to stop mass shootings
Most massive acts of violence are perpetrated by fatherless men. It is the lack of male role models, not the abundance of guns, that is causing massacres.
Mass shooting in Long Beach leaves students wondering if guns are worth the trouble
Mass shootings aren’t going to stop but maybe we can try the easiest solution.
March for Our Lives takes Long Beach
Long Beach joined the nation in the March for Our Lives event Saturday, as thousands gathered in Bixby Park to rally against gun violence. The national protest was inspired by the Parkland, Florida shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School, one of many mass shootings over the last few years. The[Read More…]
Arming teachers misses the mark
Since the Feb. 14 shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, both sides of the aisle have dug into their respective corners, calling for legislative changes. The national conversation has trotted out the usual talking points: mental health, various bans on various weapons and violent video[Read More…]
No gun regulations, no school
A new movement may soon disrupt school days all over the nation as students, staff and faculty around the country plan to walk out of classes in the middle of the day to take a stand against gun violence. Women’s March Youth Empower began promoting a National School Walkout day[Read More…]