FSU Keep Guns Off Campus organizes against campus-carry and advocates for criminal justice reform for the safety and well-being of students in Florida.
The Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus at FSU works to educate the campus community about gun safety and prevent efforts by the legislature to force colleges and universities to allow carrying guns on campus.
Operating as usual
Our April newsletter is out - Veto Permitless Carry in GA, Bring Ethan's Law to the floor in Congress, State updates, Board Recruitment and more. https://www.keepgunsoffcampus.org/blog/2022/04/04/april-newsletter-a-view-from-the-campaign-keeping-in-step-with-the-fight/
The Campaign's salute to Women's History Month continues. Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa (September 26, 1942 – May 15, 2004) was an American scholar of Chicana cultural theory, feminist theory, and queer theory. She loosely based her best-known book, Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza, on her life growing up on the Mexico–Texas border and incorporated her lifelong experiences of social and cultural marginalization into her work. https://geanzaldua.weebly.com/about-gloria.html
The Campaign Salutes Women's HIstory month with a tribute to nonviolence resistance advocate Maria Stephan, Senior Advisor at the US Institute of Peace. https://ignatiansolidarity.net/iftj/speakers/maria-stephan/
The Campaign's latest newsletter is out with updates on the fight in AZ, a permitless carry bill in GA, a Federal push to pass Ethan's Law, updates in other states, ways you can help in the Ukraine and a Hold the Date for our October benefit. Click to read now! https://www.keepgunsoffcampus.org/blog/2022/03/11/mar-2022-newsletter-march-winds-blowing-our-way/
Mar 2022 Newsletter - March Winds Blowing Our Way View Larger Image Mar 2022 Newsletter – March Winds Blowing Our Way From the Executive Director Hello and welcome to our March Newsletter. The Campaign wishes to first acknowledge the brave people of Ukraine in their courageous fight against the ruthless Russian dictator. Please consider donati...
The Campaign honors Texas Rep. Barbara Jordan - a giant in Congress. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UG6xMglSMdk
We complete our Black History Month Tribute with one of the most eloquent voices ever to serve in Congress - Rep. Barbara Jordan of Texas. Take a few minutes to listen to the Congresswoman's direct examination of the Constitution, and in particular, who "We The People..." left out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UG6xMglSMdk
Ten Years. Repeal stand your ground laws now.
Ten years since an unarmed Trayvon Martin was gunned down. Ten. Whole. Years. It is way past time to repeal so-called 'stand your ground' laws that enable wanton vigilantism. To turn these laws back, will honor his name. https://www.trayvonmartinfoundation.org/
For Black History Month, this week The Campaign honors the memory of Harry T. and Harriette Moore- considered the first people killed during the civil rights movement. To learn more about them annd their contribution to the movement, click here: https://naacp.org/find-resources/history-explained/civil-rights-leaders/harry-t-and-hariette-moore
Today marks 4 years since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where 17 people were killed, 17 were injured, and 2 people died died of suicide due to the unbearable pain and trauma. We ask all Americans to join together in what should be our shared mission of reducing all gun deaths and injuries across our country -- in homes, in our communities and especially in our educational institutions. The stakes have never been higher - we need action now.
Arizonans: Guns on Campus = Injury & Death. Stop AZ's Guns on Campus Bills SB 1123/HB 2447 today.
Arizonans: Guns on Campus = Injury & Death. Stop AZ's Guns on Campus Bills SB 1123/HB 2447 today. Yes, other states allow guns on campus, but that doesn't stop the violence. Look what happenned in Colorado. Click this link to take action right now: https://actionnetwork.org/letters/tell-the-arizona-state-senate-to-oppose-guns-on-campus
Treasure Coast High School gun arrest latest in growing national trend A 15-year-old Sophomore was arrested at Treasure Coast High School in Port St. Lucie on Friday for carrying a loaded . 22 caliber handgun onto campus in their backpack. The incident was just the latest example of a growing national trend. Since the pandemic, there has been a massive spike in student...
Still time to support the Campaign in 2021. Make a Year End gift today. https://www.facebook.com/donate/246975804211321/10160601309758357/
In these last hours of 2021, take a moment to hep assure our schools, colleges, and universities are kept safe from firearms. Donate to our Year End Fundraiser today. https://www.facebook.com/donate/246975804211321/10160601309758357/
Make a statement at Year's End that guns don't belong in classrooms. Donate today.
Just two days left to send your Year End gift. Donate to The Campaign today to keep K-12 schools, colleges and universities safe and gun-free. https://www.facebook.com/donate/246975804211321/10160601309758357/
Help us continue our special projects in rural Georgia. Make your Year End gift today: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/celebrate-this-years-end-with-a-gift-to-the-campaign
In honor of the 26 killed at Sandy Hook Elementary - 9 years ago today.
9 Years to the day since 26 lost their lives to senseless gun violence in Newtown, CT at the hands of an unstable man with an assault rifle. We honor the memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting today, and we hold their families' continued pain in our hearts.
Proud of our work in Montana this year. Help keep us in this fight by making a Year End gift today: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/celebrate-this-years-end-with-a-gift-to-the-campaign
LOOKING BACK 2021 - Our work in New Hampshire. Help us withthe fight to come with a Year End gift today: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/celebrate-this-years-end-with-a-gift-to-the-campaign
Some good news from Montana!
Montana Judge Sides with Board of Regents There is encouraging news that Judge Michael McMahon from the Lewis and Clark District Court issued a permanent injunction on portions of the HB 102 (new law that would allow guns on campus). The Nov. 30th decision comes in the case of the Montana Board of Regents vs. The State of Montana. The decis...
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Read The Campaign's full statement on the injustice of today's Rittenhouse case verdict.
“What does today’s verdict in the Rittenhouse case say about America as a civil society when a 17 year old young person, travels across state lines looking for a fight, retrieves a fully loaded weapon of war, and then kills two people, injuring a third, and yet receives no punishment whatsoever?"
Read The Campaign's full statement on the injustice of today's Rittenhouse case verdict.
Gun permitting now before the Supreme Court.
The Ball is in the Supreme Court - Implications of the NYSRPA vs. Bruen Case The Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus calls your attention to the recent case argued before the U.S. Supreme Court - "The New York State Rifle and Pistol Association (NYSRPA) vs. Bruen". This case is the most significant gun case to reach the Supreme Court since Heller (holding a person has a right t...
A secret tape made after Columbine shows the NRA's evolution on school shootings Just after the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School, NRA leaders agonized over what to do. NPR obtained recordings of the calls, which lay out how the NRA has handled mass shootings ever since.
Today at noon join American Board of Pediatrics President-Elect Dr. Judy Schaechter, moderator Dr. Lois Lee of Boston Children’s Hospital, & for a webinar on how can help keep children safe from firearms. Details: bit.ly/T4CIPwebinar
Here's a taste of last week's Annual Benefit at Manhattanville College. Didn't attend? No problem - you can still make a gift by clicking here: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/yes-i-want-to-support-the-campaign-to-keep-guns-off-campus-here-is-my-donation-to-keep-up-the-good-fight/
Amazing event last night at Manhattanville College. We are grateful for all who made it possible. Take some time to listen to hear our hosts and our honorees speak from their hearts about the urgency of our cause. You can still support the benefit today by texting "COLLEGE" to 24-365 from your mobile device.
Richard Kind has a message for everyone - "Keep Guns Off Campus!" Proud to have him as one of our Allies In The Arts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1h_cDyDAPmU
The Campaign is grateful to have distinguished actors Amy Ryan and Mike Doyle chairing our Allies In The Arts. Together, they've gathered notable performers to help magnify our message all across the country, Join them and your fellow supporters at our Annual Benefit on October 15 at Manhattanville College. https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/the-campaign-comes-back-to-campus-annual-benefit-2021
Just Two Weeks to Go! Support the Annual Benefit today! https://actionnetwork.org/ticketed_events/the-campaign-comes-back-to-campus-annual-benefit-2021
Our latest newsletter is up & packed full of updates on our GA activities, including the Black Lives Matter Freedom Ride for Voting rights, updates (and a lot of GOOD news) from 4 other states and big news about the Annual Benefit along with Pride and Juneteeth activities. Click on over and stay informed. https://www.keepgunsoffcampus.org/blog/2021/07/01/newsletter-a-view-from-the-campaign-summer-heats-up-july-1-2021/
The Campaign salutes Juneteenth as we continue our fight to keep all school communities safe and gun-free.
The Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus Issues Remembrance Statement Marking 5 Years Since Pulse Nightclub Massacre FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Croton Falls, NY) The Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus issued this statement marking five years since the horrific Pulse Nightclub Massacre that took place on June 12, 2016. “June is Pride month and our coalition of over 100 organizations stand in solidarity with all members...
Our latest newsletter. Progress in some states, work to do in others. Congratulations to our graduates: https://www.keepgunsoffcampus.org/blog/2021/06/04/a-view-from-the-campaign-pomp-and-circumstance-may-30-2021/
A View From The Campaign Newsletter - Pomp and Circumstance - May 30, 2021 From the Executive Director
The Campaign celebrates Memorial Day and Asian American Heritage Month with a salute to a great patriot Senator Daniel Inouye a WWII Veteran and recipient of a Bronze Star, a Purple Heart, The Distinguished Service Cross which was later elevated to the Medal of Honor for Distinguished Service under fire. For more details on his extraordinary life: https://www.senate.gov/senators/FeaturedBios/Featured_Bio_Inouye.htm
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