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Stories about Gun Violence.
I'm a fifteen year old boy. I am one of the lucky ones. My parents have made a point of living in a town where violence is low, educating me on how… Read MoreView/Share
Children deserve a right to grow up and go to school, to the park, to the movie theatre, to a shopping center, to go everywhere without having to worr… Read MoreView/Share
My mother was the most wonderful woman in the world. She had four grandsons, her sister, her mother, her brother; all of us counted HER as our best fr… Read MoreView/Share
Late in the afternoon of January 2nd, 2007, I received a call from my mother. I could hardly understand what she was trying to tell me: her only siste… Read MoreView/Share
My 12-year-old son's letter to President Obama:<br />"Dear Mr. President, Our nation needs stricter gun laws immediately. A little over a m… Read MoreView/Share
No personal story--I just want to see things move forward in this country on gun control. Too many innocent children and families have suffered at the… Read MoreView/Share
Guns have taken more lives than terrorism has. Guns in the hands of our own citizens are more of a danger to us and our children than terrorists are.… Read MoreView/Share
We must make sure that everyone has the same rules for applying for a gun...not different rules for different people. My family is a military family… Read MoreView/Share
I have a four-year-old. I pray every day when I drop him off at pre-k, that he'll be safe. I don't w… Read MoreView/Share
In the early morning of Thursday April 24, 2003, I was getting ready for elementary school and my mom had the news on while she was getting ready for… Read MoreView/Share
On the morning of the January 26th, 2013, I made my way on to the third floor of the hospital after learning that my nephew, Brandon, had been shot. A… Read MoreView/Share
My minister's son was shot to death as an undergrad, leaving behind a wife, an infant son, and heartbroken parents. He was in the wrong place at the… Read MoreView/Share
I am a registered nurse who has cared for victims of violence, including gun violence. The general public does not have education regarding the menta… Read MoreView/Share
Recently my dad died--I live in Massachusetts and he lived in New Hampshire. As part of taking care of his estate I needed to to sell his guns in a s… Read MoreView/Share
I grew up in Concord, Massachusetts, and never saw any sign of gun violence in that small protected town. But as I got older I lived first in London,… Read MoreView/Share