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Sabrina Siddiqui

Pro-Gun Group Doles Out Free Shotguns In Tucson | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Congress prepares to debate gun control legislation next month, one pro-gun advocacy group announced its own plan Tuesday to reduce g...

Jennifer Bendery

Gabrielle Giffords Weighs Gabby PAC As Next Career Move | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) on Tuesday night attended her first -- and last -- campaign event since the January 2011 shooti...

Stars Align for Healing at Jane Seymour's "Open Hearts" Event

Cassandra M. Bellantoni | Posted 07.02.2012 | Impact
Cassandra M. Bellantoni

Jane Seymour was the picture of beauty, grace and kindness as she spoke passionately about rising above hatred and bitterness to do something meaningful for others.

Jennifer Bendery

Gabrielle Giffords May Make Appearance At Democratic National Convention | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) may make an appearance at the Democratic National Convention this summer, according to a local ...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, while in Davos for the World Economic Forum, I watched President Obama deliver what was a great State of the Union speech... for 2009. Proposing the establishment of a financial crimes unit in January 2012 is like waiting three years before sending firemen to the scene of an inferno. The speech was full of good proposals that will never happen in a year dominated by electioneering. The president's pre-speech embrace with Gabby Giffords took me back to last January, and that horrific Saturday in Tucson -- a tragedy that led to widespread agreement that what we needed as a country was, as Pima County's Sheriff Clarence Dupnik put it at the time, "a little soul searching." Unfortunately, in the year since then, our collective soul has gone largely unsearched -- and the gulf between our leaders' rhetoric and the reality millions are struggling with everyday has continued to widen.

Jennifer Bendery

Mark Kelly Won't Run For Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' Seat In Congress, Report Says | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mark Kelly won't run for the seat being vacated by his wife, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), he told Arizona Republic on Wednesday. ...

Jennifer Bendery

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Introduces Last Bill Before Stepping Down | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two days before resigning from Congress, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) on Tuesday announced her final piece of legislation aimed at ...

Lucia Graves

In Arizona, Gun Control Advocates Bring Campaign To Giffords' Backyard | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Victims of the Arizona shootings and their families gathered in downtown Tucson on Monday to support a national campaign to improve gun ...

Lucia Graves

Bloomberg Launches Cross-Country Campaign For Gun Control Laws | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, co-chair of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, appeared on "Good Morning America" Wednesday to announce a new campaig...

Speaking of Violence: Words In The Wake of Tucson's Tragedy

Rev. Barbara Kaufmann | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rev. Barbara Kaufmann

The disconnect from humans and from humanity occurs when we harden our hearts, or when we become desensitized or armor ourselves so as to not feel.

Victims and Imposters

Richard Klass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Klass

It is important to keep clear the distinction between personal guilt and contributing factors, no matter how small. But it is necessary to have the conversation. If not now, when?

Learning from a Facebook tragedy

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

If a friend, acquaintance, relative or neighbor had noticed the writings on Jared Lee Loughner's MySpace page or his videos on YouTube and called them to someone's attention, might this horrible tragedy have been averted?