TITLE

TAKING A STAND AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Community College Journal;Apr/May2013, Vol. 83 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with Mark Kelly, who is on a mission to enact stiffer gun control laws in the U.S. Kelly presents his views on gun violence and why it is a growing crisis of the nation. He discusses ways by which rising tide of gun violence can be curbed in schools. He also tells how apart from tougher gun control laws, students, teachers, parents, and others can ensure safety within institutions and communities.
ACCESSION #
96513412

 

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