If 80% of Americans believe in gun control why are we still arguing with the vocal minorities of the NRA? We should not be afraid to go to college, the movies or bible study. We have the power to change legislature without eliminating our second amendment rights.
This week we reflect on the massacre at Umpqua Community College and examine President Obama’s response and the responses of the 2016 presidential candidates.
[3:20] Reflecting on the Umpqua Community College tragedy
[6:00] A legislator's point of view
[7:26] Having a conversation, not an argument
[8:40] Victims are re-traumatized with every new shooting
[11:09] President Obama’s response
[15:04] This issue is political
[17:05] Let’s not hide behind condolences
[23:19] A gun exchange program like Australia
[27:35] Policy changes are needed
[28:46] Hillary’s 4 step proposal to address gun violence
[29:23] In 2000 Oregon voters passed a background check law
[33:17] Mental health issues are no higher in the U.S