Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence in the Washington Post

“Unfortunately, tragedies provide a window of opportunity,” Carolyn Ban, co-founder of an anti-gun-violence group and a former dean of the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, said in an interview with The Washington Post. [...] “This is the first time I have seen serious legislation being proposed at all three levels of government. To me, that is a sign that the narrative really is changing,” said Ban, who testified at [city] council hearings in January."

We have the opportunity to move gun violence prevention legislation forward on the local/city, state and federal levels.

Read the Washington Post article here https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/02/12/pittsburgh-pushes-strict-gun-laws-after-synagogue-massacre-some-people-still-dont-want-them/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.37aff1b9401d

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