Dora Jones is hosting the first-ever Guns Down Saint Paul Youth Summit on Saturday, Nov. 10 to bring together community leaders, families and youth to address the issue.
Thousands of young people marched through the streets of St. Paul on Saturday as part of a nationwide protest against gun violence. After the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSD) in Parkland, Florida, students of the school began organizing March for Our Lives, which grew into over 800 events worldwide. At the […]
The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Chairman Dorothy R. Leavell said that the issue of gun control escapes vigorous debate when the perpetrators of mass shooters are White males. The leader of the association, composed of more than 200 Black-owned publications, also noted that cries for reform gain the most traction when highlighting incidents of […]
Project Minnesota hosted “Concert Across America to End Gun Violence,” Sunday, September 25 with goal of raising awareness about gun violence and to encourage lawmakers to passing gun legislation. International Market Square marked the spot for the concert, which was produced by musical great JD Steele. The concert included performances by three popular bands — The R […]