Chris Christie brought checks to the fundraiser totaling $4 million, demonstrators shouted, "Illinois is not for sale."
"Shame on us if we've forgotten," Obama said. "I haven't forgotten those kids."
Janice gives much of her time trying to make life better for working people and people of color in her community, in her union and in the world.
Prayers poured in from around the country for Jonylah Watkins, the six month-old baby girl who died this morning after being shot five times.
Yesterday Nugent proved that he has no respect for the president, nor for those who fell victim to the country's unchecked wave of gun chaos.
Now is the time to bring about meaningful change and mobilize progressives to support those fighting for change.
Thousands of people traveled to Washington on Satuday, Jan. 26, for a national March for Gun Control. Here is one marcher's reflections on the day.
From the White House to anti-violence groups, it's widely agreed that grassroots mobilizing holds the key.
Once again violence has shattered a place of innocence, and an elementary school in Connecticut takes on the appearance of a battlefield.
We need to look at a society that rewards ruthless competition while undermining cooperation and community.