Bring Back the Senate for Gun Control

What a shame Congress can’t do anything to stop this country’s epidemic of mass shootings and deaths by white supremacist gun violence. Except, oh wait, they can. And they have. Or rather, they would. Except Mitch McConnell won’t let them. The House of Representatives passed two gun control bills in February 2019: H.R. 8, the Bipartisan … Continue reading Bring Back the Senate for Gun Control

March For Our Lives & Other Events Against Gun Violence

There are numerous events against gun violence on different dates in different locations. We will add to and edit this list as we learn of new events and/or updates. March 14: School Walkouts: Schools and students nationwide will participate in a 17-minute walkout on March 14 at 10 AM (local time), to honor the 17 … Continue reading March For Our Lives & Other Events Against Gun Violence

Calling BS On Thoughts and Prayers

There aren't words for what happened in Parkland, Florida on Valentine's Day. The trauma inflicted on the students and their families is so unimaginably vast that it may alter the course of American history. Parkland's students are forging their heartbreak and anger into action. Emma Gonzalez, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, stood in … Continue reading Calling BS On Thoughts and Prayers