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May 12, 2019
Commentary: My Mother's Day wish: That I never have to tell my son, 'You don't have to be the hero'
May 12, 2019 - 11:14am
February 17, 2019
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
February 17, 2019 - 11:41am
November 26, 2018
Ples Felix, left, Azim Khamisa and Jereme Umali, all of the Tariq Khamisa Foundation, lead students in a peace pledge during a middle school assembly in San Diego this month. Felix's grandson fatally shot Khamisa's son in 1995, and for years the two men have worked together through the foundation to help steer youths away from violence. Photo for The Washington Post by Peggy Peattie
A victim's father, the killer's grandfather and a shared mission to protect youths from violence
November 26, 2018 - 3:06pm
November 8, 2018
Wilbert Harris-McCalister, 19,  was fatally shot in September in St. Paul’s Summit-University neighborhood as he sat in the back of a car.
Minnesota capital city takes on youth gun violence with summit
November 8, 2018 - 7:20pm
June 26, 2018
Kyrah Simon, left, talks to Ann Sieben and her daughters Rhianna, 12, and Lilah, 9, during a March For Our Lives event Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at Woodlawn Park in Moorhead. Simon is a survivor of the shooting in Parkland, FL. Erin Bormett / The Forumplay button
'You are not alone': Parkland shooting survivors bring nationwide tour to Moorhead
June 26, 2018 - 9:20pm
April 4, 2018
Letter: New gun regulations the only true solution
April 4, 2018 - 10:00am
March 24, 2018
A large crowd gathers for the March for Our Lives rally, in Washington, March 24, 2018. Tens of thousands of people, outraged by a recent massacre at a South Florida school and energized by the students who survived, are spilling out in public protests across the country on Saturday. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
'People need to listen to us': Demonstrators gather around the US to protest gun violence
March 24, 2018 - 5:38pm
People gather in front of the stage before the start of the March for Our Lives rally on Saturday in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Students demand action against gun violence in nation's capital, saying 'enough is enough'
March 24, 2018 - 3:26pm
President Donald Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., March 23, 2018. As Trump headed to his Mar-a-Lago resort after a particularly tumultuous week, officials at the White House and in Congress were equally mystified about what might come next. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
White House praises 'courageous' youths marching against gun violence
March 24, 2018 - 12:07pm
March 23, 2018
Statistics on childhood gun deaths / Photo by the Washington Post.
Analysis: More than 26,000 children and teens have been killed in gun violence since 1999
March 23, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 19, 2018
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
February 19, 2018 - 6:45pm
February 15, 2018
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before the Senate Finance Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. Mnuchin discussed the White House's Fiscal Year 2019 budget proposal. (Eric Thayer/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Mnuchin calls on Congress to look into gun violence, breaking with rest of White House
February 15, 2018 - 10:37am
January 6, 2017
Seized handguns are pictured at police headquarters in New York, New York, in this Aug. 19, 2013, file photo. A new study says research on gun violence published between 2004 and 2014 was only 4.5 percent of what would be expected for something that is the cause of death of more than 30,000 people in the United States each year.

Reuters file photo
Gun violence is studied less than other major causes of death
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
August 2, 2016
Letter: A liberal spin on gun statistics
August 2, 2016 - 1:15am
July 16, 2016
Letter: Had enough yet of gun violence?
July 16, 2016 - 3:02am
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