Stop Handgun Violence Advocacy Toolkit

On Saturday, April 28th, Stop Handgun Violence, M&R, and the Activist Lab came together to provide a community training opportunity around gun safety and advocacy. During this seminar, participants received a foundational knowledge about gun violence and why it is considered a public health crisis, current laws on the state and federal levels, and a toolkit … Continue reading “Stop Handgun Violence Advocacy Toolkit”

Published on March 27th, 2018 in #ENOUGH, Advocacy Training, Guns | Tags: , ,

National School Walkout: Students Demand Change

At least 300 people on the Medical Campus, some braced against freezing temperatures with just their white lab coats, crowded together off Talbot Green. Planned by students at the Schools of Medicine and Public Health, the rally, like those at more than 2,500 middle and high schools and some universities across the country, lasted 17 … Continue reading “National School Walkout: Students Demand Change”

Published on March 15th, 2018 in #ENOUGH | Tags: ,

Review of two potential gun bills in Congress this week

From: Peter Ambler, Giffords Executive Director Re: Review of two gun potential gun bills in Congress this week Congress returns to session today for the first time since the tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Florida. I wanted to write to you about two potential pieces of legislation you might be hearing a lot about this … Continue reading “Review of two potential gun bills in Congress this week”

Published on February 27th, 2018 in #ENOUGH, Guns | Tags: ,

#BackfireTrump Auto-Tweets At Trump Every Time An American Dies From Gun Violence

New Campaign Aims to Shame the President Into Acting to Save American Lives.  In the wake of the devastating school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Stop Handgun Violence is partnering with States United to Prevent Gun Violence to launch a Twitter campaign that takes aim at Donald Trump, who in his first year in office has … Continue reading “#BackfireTrump Auto-Tweets At Trump Every Time An American Dies From Gun Violence”

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#ENOUGH National School Walkout

On Wednesday, March 14th, the Activist Lab joined the Women’s March Youth EMPOWER by coordinating a walkout to protest Congress’ inaction to do more than tweet thoughts and prayers in response to the gun violence plaguing our schools and neighborhoods. At least 300 people on the Medical Campus, some braced against freezing temperatures with just their … Continue reading “#ENOUGH National School Walkout”

Published on February 4th, 2018 in #ENOUGH | Tags: ,