I never intended for this website to be toxic, but rather to bring focus to the growing number of mass and domestic shootings in the United States and Canada, and the immediate need for effective gun control.
Therefore, I will not be posting every mass and domestic shooting reported in the media, but instead encourage you to check out my “Links” page for a list of organizations that can empower you by taking action for positive change. http://www.killingyouiskillingme.com/links
Recently, 141 medical associations and four former surgeons general submitted letters to the Senate and House Appropriations Committees urging Congress to rescind the ban and restore funding for gun violence prevention research.2 It’s time for Congress to break with the NRA and allow researchers to do their job. The more of us who add our voices, the stronger their message will be.
Stop the NRA
Musicians and singers from around the world perform “Higher Ground,” a song that speaks to the perseverance it takes to reach a higher consciousness, together.
Higher Ground – playing for change
Now, a mom on her way to pick up her 11-year old son from basketball practice (ironically, wanting to keep him on the right path) is shot and killed at gunpoint.
Detroit mom killed at gunpoint
People are allowed to carry “loaded” weapons in public places … I mean, what planet are we living on?! Well, Trader Joe’s believes we can do better. They just stood up for gun sense by asking their customers NOT to shop in their Texas stores while openly carrying loaded weapons. (from Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America) Trader Joe’s just stood up for gun sense
News of deadly school shootings in Canada is normally presented in a more conservative manner than in the United States. But, with this latest mass shooting in La Loche, Saskatchewan comes a list of more school shootings that you may not know about. Time to look into gun control this side of the border? Yep.
Deadly school shootings in Canada