As we started the new year with yet another political battle, I found myself talking with someone about how Gun Sense Chester County has been able to makes strides based on our belief, “Common Ground is the Solution™.” First, the easy part. Research consistently shows there is existing common ground between those who don’t own guns … Continue reading What Does It Take to Find Common Ground?
This guest essay was written by Gun Sense Chester County member Barbara Gall Sheehan. She read excerpts of the essay at our recent event, Remembrance -- 5th Anniversary of the Tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary. By Barbara Gall Sheehan If only….I was sick that day If only… I had missed the bus If only…I was … Continue reading Reflections on Sandy Hook
Thank you to everyone who joined us on Dec. 10 for a moving remembrance of the 26 lives tragically lost to gunfire five years ago this week at Sandy Hook Elementary School. While the focus of the event was, appropriately, on reflection and rededicating ourselves to the important work of reducing gun violence... we did … Continue reading Remembering Sandy Hook Elementary