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See you at the movies, Parkland Rising!

Get your movie tickets online at www.coolidge.org On Our Calendar Dec 10 (Tues) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence at the State House Dec 11 (Wed) Screening Parkland Rising documentary in Brookline. Dec 11 (Wed) Boston annual vigil to end gun violence. Dec 14 (Sat) Goods for Guns buyback in Worcester. Dec 14 (Sat) Grandmothers Against Gun

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Ghost gun was used in Santa Clarita shooting

The ATF investigates the firearm used in the Santa Clarita shooting and finds it was a ghost gun (untraceable). Meanwhile, a judge ruled that the White House administration broke a federal law when it reached a settlement allowing a small gun-technology company to post online the digital blueprints for making weapons with a 3D printer. 3D printed guns

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There’s still time to call your legislator…

It’s not too late to call your MA Representative and Senator to tell them you support Crime Gun Data Reporting & Analysis. Find your MA state legislator here. Local & State News Springfield youth express their concerns over gun violence. Gabby Giffords is honored at UTEC’s 20 anniversary gala. After a decade, a gun law in Philadelphia is now

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Upcoming November Events

On Our Calendar Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers Against Gun Violence in Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov 22 (Fri) LDB Peace Institute Victims Awareness

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Gun Activist at milestone

Gun activist at milestone By Jon Chesto and Shirley Leung Globe Staff,October 28, 2019, John Rosenthal didn’t set out to become a gun control activist 25 years ago, but he became one when he decided to put up a 252-foot-long billboard along the Massachusetts Turnpike by Fenway Park. Rosenthal and the late Michael Kennedy owned

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

On Our Calendar Nov 6 (Wed) A public health approach to gun violence. Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers on Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov

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Press Release: Stop Handgun Violence Celebrates 25 Years of Activism to Enact Sensible, Safe Gun Laws in Massachusetts

Urban Massachusetts leads the nation with the lowest gun death rate in the continental United States Oct 25, 2019 (Boston, MA) – Stop Handgun Violence — the Massachusetts based non-profit organization that works to prevent gun injuries and deaths through education, public awareness, legislative policy and community activism — celebrated its 25-year anniversary with an

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#SHV25 TONIGHT!

If you didn’t reserve a ticket, you can still buy at the door! Doors open at 6pm at House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St, Boston. On Our Calendar   Oct 24 (Thu) Stop Handgun Violence 25th Anniversary. Oct 28 (Mon) Dr. David Hemenway speaks in Lexington. Oct 30 (Wed) Massachusetts gun violence and laws. Nov 6

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Office Team

It’s the small stuff that keeps us going. We are lucky to have an awesome team of volunteers from Meredith Management who help us out with administrative support! Thank you Maureen, Henia and Jon. Plus, their dogs – like Jack here – bring lots of happiness to our day! #dogsintheoffice #officedogsrock


Kate Dominguez

Meet Kate, social media whiz for SHV. What is your most memorable Stop Handgun Violence event? The GVP Student Summit. It was an absolute privilege to get to know exceptional students, and member of the Massachusetts GVP community who attended the two day event. The leadership we are seeing by young people today will change the

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AMERICANS KILLED BY GUNS SINCE THE MASSACRE AT SANDY HOOK

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