Umpqua Community College Shooting: 10 dead, at least half a dozen injured, lives destroyed: countless. Here we go again.

Did you know America’s Safe Schools Week begins Oct. 19? You probably didn’t. I know this because I work as an activist to prevent gun violence. I’m one of thousands upon thousands of victims of gun violence who decided to do something about it

Lately I’ve been reaching out to schools urging them to tell parents about the importance of storing their firearms safely. This simple action can prevent potential disaster. Not only will it save kids from finding a loaded gun and shooting himself, or a friend, it may also keep a child from taking a loaded gun to school in their backpack. Read more…

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Here we go again: UCC shooting adds to a grisly tally