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After the shooting at the Clackamas Mall, a place I used to shop when I lived in Portland, I started reading up on the issue of gun control, wanting to become better informed. With the events unfolding right now at an elementary school in Connecticut I feel an even greater sense of urgency. I am not interested in arguing with people here about whether gun control is needed. I am interested in sharing resources for those who want to do something, to get their representatives to do something about a problem in need of solution.

See links below and please share your own. Let's get informed and motivate.  

Here are some links I've found so far:

Pro Publica: The Best Reporting on Guns in America

Just Facts: Gun Control

Public Policy Issues: Gun control: Issues and Groups

Mayors Against Illegal Guns

List of 600 Mayors Against Illegal Guns

Brady Campaign to End Gun Violence

       Brady Campaign Take Action Page

Demand A Plan to End Gun Violence

       Demand A Plan Action Page

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence

Please sign this petition to the White House
Start the process to enact Federal Gun control reforms.

Originally posted to Cosmic's tales on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 08:59 AM PST.

Also republished by Shut Down the NRA.

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