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Still I Rise

The way I view the world and myself can best be explained by a poem by Maya Angelou entitled, “Still I Rise.” The poem speaks of facing adversity but still having the strength to rise and be the pillar that God intended. This poem has always resonated with me because of my story.

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Chasing the White Rabbit

The film “White Rabbit” will hit VOD and movie theaters in eight cities on February 13, 2015. Directed by Tim McCann, it tackles the subjects of bullying and gun violence head-on, and humanizes the type of tragedy we hear/read about on a daily basis in this country. The film contains riveting performances from Nick Krause (“The Descendents”) and Britt Robertson (“Under the Dome”) and delivers a powerful emotional punch.

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Be Careful What You Wish

For decades now, the gun lobby has trotted out the same tired canard when Americans have called for gun reform in the wake of a mass shooting. “Enforce the laws on the books,” they tell us, as if there is an ample supply of American gun laws with actual teeth to be enforced.

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NRA Toes the Line on Domestic Violence

The National Rifle Association (NRA) and women have long had a tumultuous relationship. The NRA is interested in keeping the firearms industry profitable, but has had a very difficult time in turning American women into customers.

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Gun Industry Double-Speak on Firearm Safety

A controversial article posted this month at www.guns.com titled “Down and Dirty Solutions to Hiding your Handgun (At Home Edition)” has raised many eyebrows and caused a certain gun manufacturer some embarrassment.