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May 22, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

National Recap: NRA under fire online for gun ban

By | May 2, 2018

Most of the tweets questioned why the NRA was banning guns in order to protect Pence but not to protect students and implied that the act was hypocritical.

‘Past Deadline’: Student journalists cover March for Our Lives

By The Ithacan | Mar 30, 2018

Past Deadline host Grace Elletson sits down with News Editor Sophia Adamucci and Multimedia Editor Eden Strachan to talk about their coverage of the March for Our Lives rally held in Ithaca March 21.

‘In My Own Words’: Student organizer discusses Ithaca’s March for Our Lives

By The Ithacan | Mar 29, 2018

In this week’s episode of “In My Own Words,” Glenn Epps sits down with Elijah Nishiura, a student organizer of Ithaca’s March for Our Lives event.

Office Hours: Chris Holmes on gun violence

By | Jan 31, 2018

In this episode of “Office Hours,” host Celisa Calacal spoke with Chris Holmes, associate professor in the Department of English, about gun violence and gun culture in the U.S.

Gun control is common sense

By | Sep 6, 2016

However, like every constitutional right, the right to own guns should be limited when it begins to interfere with the rights and well-being of other Americans. Gun ownership should never be entirely outlawed, but there is nothing unconstitutional about controlling who can get a gun, and how, to protect the lives of the innocent.

A new kind of gun show: “UNLOADED” brings art into gun debate

By | Jan 27, 2016

The Handwerker Gallery’s new exhibit, “UNLOADED” takes on the issue of gun reform and gun control.

Will Washington act on gun laws?

By | Apr 18, 2013

In the wake of the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December, there was much talk about gun control laws and ways to curb the all-too-familiar headlines of mass shootings. The topic has recently found its way back to the national stage. Last week, President Obama handed over his weekly address to Francine…

Video: Safe Zone

By | Jan 30, 2013

Local officials aim to reduce gun violence in Ithaca.

Editorial: Lawmakers should approach gun control with caution

By | Jan 30, 2013

America can’t solve its gun violence problems in one legislative shot. Decisions that involve all major players and focus on changing both gun laws and American gun culture are critical to creating legislation that will yield lasting improvements.

Government creates legislation to combat gun violence

By | Jan 24, 2013

President Barack Obama’s controversial move to tighten gun legislation in response to recent shootings has created a domino effect, as state and local governments enact changes aimed at reducing gun violence.