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Gun Violence in America: Four Newtowns a Day, a 9/11 a Month

Gun Violence in America: Four Newtowns a Day, a 9/11 a Month
With more than 30,000 Americans killed by guns each year - 85 deaths per day - setting limits and regulations on gun ownership is just one aspect to be considered in curbing the violence. If this country realized that we suffer from four Newtowns, five Auroras and five Columbines a day, and a World Trade Center each and every month, would we tolerate these weapons that have no purpose but to kill?
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Report MN Hate Crimes in Lead up to Vote on Marriage Equality

In other states where marriage equality has been a ballot issue, there have been increases in hate crimes in the time leading up to election-day. These have ranged from vandalism of campaign signs to harassment and even physical assaults.
If you become a victim of a hate crime  or witness any such incidents in your community, please  file a report immediately with the Anti-Violence Program at OutFront Minnesota (see contact info below).
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