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Jun 13, 2022

"Despite strong gun laws, Massachusetts is part of the national gun control debate"

Saraya Wintersmith

WGBH

Jun 13, 2022

"Sanders, Graham Debate Gun Policy in Boston as Both Signal Support for Bipartisan Deal"

Mike Manzoni

NBC Boston

Jun 11, 2022

"March for Our Lives rallies in Boston and nationwide amid call for tough gun controls"

Andrew Brinker, Samantha J. Gross, Diti Kohli and Alexander Thompson

Boston Globe

Jun 8, 2022

"Expected Supreme Court ruling on gun laws case could impact Massachusetts gun permitting"

Bryan McGonigle

Wicked Local

May 26, 2022

"‘Republicans are owned by them’: Gun lobby unmoved despite mass shootings"

Brian MacQuarrie and Travis Andersen

Boston Globe

May 26, 2022

"‘Massachusetts gun laws have been proven to work.’ Amid spate of mass shootings, policymakers tout Bay State as blueprint."

Brian MacQuarrie and Travis Andersen

Boston Globe

May 10, 2022

Ruth Zakarin on Greater Boston discussing the rise in youth violence

Sue O'Connell

GBH News

Apr 26, 2022

"More kids report carrying handguns, with largest rise among white, wealthy, and rural teens, new study finds"

Kay Lazar

Boston Globe

Apr 13, 2022

"Advocates Raise Alarm After Recent String of Violence in Boston"

Abbey Niezgoda

NBC Boston

Jan 6, 2022

"‘Red flag’ gun bill used just six times last year"

Shira Schoenberg

Commonwealth Magazine

Nov 19, 2021

"Mayor Wu has right idea on dealing with violence, police, and responses to emergencies"

Ruth Zakarin

Boston Globe Opinion

May 13, 2021

"Steps a city can take to help prevent gun violence"

Ruth Zakarin, Juanita Batchelor

MassLive

Feb 21, 2021

"A new day, maybe, for gun control"

Ruth Zakarin

Boston Globe Opinion

Feb 17, 2021

Changemaker: Ruth Zakarin works to address the root cause of gun violence in Massachusetts

Taylor Blackley

The Scope Boston

Feb 5, 2021

"As Biden pushes for gun reforms, Massachusetts advocates say state is ‘model’ for reducing gun violence"

Ruth Zakarin

Boston Herald

Jan 21, 2021

"Massachusetts Must Focus On Root Causes Of Gun Violence: Racial, Economic Disparity"

Ruth Zakarin

Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

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