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Gun Violence 101 and Advocacy at the Local, State, and Federal Levels
September 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Training and Discussion facilitated by Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence. The training will cover the complexities of what we mean when we talk about gun violence, as well as the need for a complex and holistic response. Gun violence is a public health crisis driven by racial and economic disparity, and an issue that is causing deep trauma in our communities. The training will also explore the trauma of gun violence and outline steps for taking action.