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New report: Children killed by guns in Wisconsin on the rise

Published April 17, 2016

The Wisconsin Council on Children and Families (WCCF) has released a report finding that, after falling to a record low, the number of children killed by guns in Wisconsin has risen in recent years, Madison365 reports.

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Gun violence survivor, teens speak out at Neighborhood House summit

Published March 22, 2016

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports Neighborhood House recently hosted the third annual LET MY CHILDREN GROW: Youth Summit on Gun Violence, an event organized by center youth as a way to give young people a voice on the issue of gun violence.

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Scalia legacy will linger in continued gun violence

Published Feb. 15, 2016

While conversation now turns to the sure-to-be arduous process of replacing Supreme Court Judge Antonin Scalia, let's also look back at a crucial part of his legacy: his 2008 interpretation of the right to bear arms.

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Oregon standoff shows privilege in action, inaction on privilege

Published Jan. 5, 2016

If we wanted to talk about privilege, if we wanted to have an honest discussion about it means right now in early 21st-century America to be white or to be black and to deal with authority and the righting of wrongs, the Oregon standoff is the time to do it.

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The Dave Clarke .44

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has urged  county residents to arm themselves  and take firearms training  in order to protect their homes from criminals.  Is that a good idea? Clarke, who was appointed Sheriff by  Republican  Acting Governor Scott McCal...

Second Amendment Jews

"Peace comes through God-centered strength.....if you're an armed person, you're a citizen,  and if you're disarmed, you're a subject."  Charles Heller, Executive Director of Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership  (JPFO)  (1)The JPFO, founded by the late Aa...

"It's Us!"

"We have met the enemy,and its us!"Pogo by Walt KellyIf (God forbid) you are found shot to death, the killer will probably be:  (a) A robber  (b)   your spouse or partner (c) a personal enemy  (d) you.Are you surprised that the correct answer is  (d)? ...

Have Gun, Will Use

Thanks to Wisconsin's new concealed carry law, more people will be  "packing heat" on our streets.   Thanks to the "castle doctrine"  and "stand your ground" laws  recently adopted, more Americans will be using guns  when they feel threa...

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