November 5, 2019
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 Month opening ceremony.
- Dec 11 (Wed) Boston annual vigil to end gun violence.
- Dec 11 (Wed) Screening Parkland Rising documentary in Brookline.
Local & State News
- Attorney General Healey brings Sandy Hook Promise to the state.
- Massachusetts Motorcycle Club President arrested on firearm charges.
- Gun activist (John Rosenthal) at milestone.
- Highway shooting in Springfield, Massachusetts.
- New Hampshire school district bans guns from buildings and buses.
- In Philadephia, a man confessed to killing his family members.
- Gun violence prevention is on the Virginia ballot races.
National Gun Reform & The Gun Industry
- 2019 Veterans Suicide Prevention reports 69% is from firearm injury.
- White House promises are broken again for gun reform.
- U.S. Border Patrol buys 33 million bullets for handguns.
- Kids brought guns to school 392 times last year.
- Amnesty International to conduct a hearing with gun violence survivors.
- Another one bites the dust. Eighth NRA board member quits.