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Sept. 21: Join the Campaign for Gun Violence Prevention

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:45
Dear [[First_Name]], The election season is in full swing - so let's make sure gun violence prevention is a campaign issue that can't be avoided. Can you help us build now for real change in the coming year? Please join us at our Protect Minnesota safe communities launch on Sunday afternoo

From Minnesota to Ferguson

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 16:15
Dear [[First_Name]], It's been a difficult few weeks, watching the events in Ferguson, Missouri. The killing of Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager who was remembered Monday at a funeral service, and the protests that followed, have rightly raised many questions for all of us. The reality is

Join Us Sept. 21 for Safe Communites: Protect Minnesota Annual Meeting

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:34
Dear [[First_Name]], Thanks to you, the Minnesota gun violence prevention movement had a landmark legislative victory in 2014. We passed HF 3238, a bill to get guns out of the hands of domestic abusers and stalkers. We've still got much more to do -- but together, with people power, we can make

Act Against Domestic Violence Today!

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:41
Dear [[First_Name]], Earlier this year, you helped pass a bill in the Minnesota Legislature to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers and stalkers. But in many other states, no such protection exists. Minnesota's own U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar has introduced a bill to correct that, an

Thank you, now we continue forward together

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 14:19
Dear [[First_Name]], We had an amazing event on Monday evening in Minneapolis. So many of you were able to join us as we celebrated our shared achievements in the past year, highlighted the youth engaged in our movement and looked to the future with hope. Our signature fundraising event, "Happin

Join Us Tonight! Tickets Still Available!

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:49
Dear [[First_Name]], Tonight's the night. I hope you'll be able to join us for Protect Minnesota's signature event, "Happiness: Imagining Childhood Free of Gun Violence" at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis. Tickets for the show and the VIP reception that precedes it are still available. *C

Don't Miss Out on Our Signature Event, This Monday!

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 13:10
Dear [[First_Name]], We're less than a week away from our fundraising show at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis. Final preparations are underway for "Happiness: Imagining Childhood Without Gun Violence," which will be held on Monday night, June 9. This special event will showcase amazing Tw

Victory! House Passes Bipartisan Background Check Amendment

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 13:05
Dear [[First_Name]], Late yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan measure aimed at improving our nation's existing background check system. The amendment, sponsored by Representative Mike Thompson of California passed on a vote of 260-145. Members of Minnesota's Cong