All posts tagged: Gun Control

Cartoonists Demand Action to End Gun Violence

23 of the nation’s leading cartoonists have something to say about gun violence — and it isn’t funny. In the wake of the tragic mass shooting in Newtown, these artists came together and created some beautiful images to express their outrage and heartbreak at the senseless loss of innocent lives. And after the shameful vote in the U.S. Senate, their message is more timely than ever. Watch this powerful video and share it with your friends and family today: http://www.demandaction.org/cartoonists Thank you for making your voice heard and supporting the gun violence prevention movement. Philip Seymour Hoffman A campaign of Mayors Against Illegal Guns Related articles A Note From Philip Seymour Hoffman (sunsetdaily.wordpress.com) Cartoonists Demand Action to End Gun Violence (PHOTOS+VIDEOS) (guns.com) 23 Cartoonists Unite to Demand Action to Reduce Gun Violence: Watch the Result (openculture.com) Cartoonists speak out for gun control (boingboing.net)

Vigil Gun Safety

Mar 16 – Candlelight Vigil for All Victims of Gun Violence

 We are pleased to announce that the Mayor of Encinitas will be hosting! This will be a lovely event with music, clergy, and other speakers. What:   Candlelight Vigil Where:  Encinitas City Hall at Civic Center – in front of Building 505 S. Vulcan Ave, Encinitas, CA 92024 Date:   Saturday, March 16th Time:  6:30 PM Bring: Candles, pictures of victims, signs in support of gun safety laws, and your friends! RSVP & Info:   Encinitas Vigil RSVP More Info:  619 742-9555 (Rhoda) Let’s show Congressmen Darrell Issa there is strong public support in Enicinitas for sensible gun safety laws! Related articles Please sign-up for Phone Bank on Sunday – on Gun Violence Reduction‏ (peninsulademocrat.wordpress.com)