gun control

Connections: Discussing New York's "red flag" gun law

Governor Cuomo recently signed New York State’s “red flag” gun law. It’s a measure that allows a judge to determine if a citizen presents a danger to...
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Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:56am
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Lawmakers expected to strengthen gun control laws in N.Y.

The New York State Legislature is expected to strengthen the state’s gun control laws soon. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the measures include the so-called ...
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Fri, 01/25/2019 - 10:53am
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Connections: Women's safety, their right to use firearms, and allegations of domestic violence

The story of a Rochester police officer advising a man to break into the home of his estranged girlfriend has raised a number of questions about women’s...
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Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:51am
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Connections: "Gunsplaining" and the gun control debate

How much do you know about guns? Do you feel like you’ve been “gunsplained” before? The concept was recently coined by Adam Weinstein, a veteran and gun...
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Mon, 03/19/2018 - 1:45pm
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Connections: Discussing the national student walkouts

Students across the country walked out of their schools Wednesday morning in an organized protest against gun violence and to remember the 17 victims of...
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Thu, 03/15/2018 - 2:05pm
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Connections: Understanding the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act

We talk about the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act -- it's gun legislation, and it stands a good chance of going forward. The NRA has been calling for it...
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Tue, 01/16/2018 - 8:46am
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Connections: Jeremy Richman on preventing violence and building compassion

Jeremy Richman is a neuro-pharmacologist, but after his six-year-old daughter, Avielle, was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, he and...
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Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:37am
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Connections: What we know about the mass shooting in Las Vegas

On Sunday night, a gunman holed up in a hotel room on the Las Vegas Strip opened fire on thousands of people attending a country music concert. At least...
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Mon, 10/02/2017 - 11:34am
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