Gun Laws Save Lives: How Massachusetts Became a Model for the Nation

John Rosenthal, co-founder of Stop Handgun Violence

John Rosenthal, co-founder of Stop Handgun Violence

Come learn how to protect constitutional rights while ensuring increased safety for all of us.

On Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 10:30am, John Rosenthal, co-founder of Stop Handgun Violence,  will speak about Massachusetts’ gun laws, which his organization was instrumental in passing, and which form the most comprehensive gun laws in the United States, effectively reducing gun violence in this state to the lowest level in the nation.

Rosenthal will describe the strategies that accomplished adoption of common-sense legislation. What else needs to be done?  How can we do it? Methods for getting comparable federal laws in place will be discussed.

Come learn how to protect constitutional rights while ensuring increased safety for all of us.

Rosenthal’s talk, sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Andover, is the featured presentation during the church’s Sunday service. There will be an opportunity to meet Rosenthal and discuss this important topic over light refreshments immediately following the service. No reservation or ticket is required. All are welcome to attend..

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Andover, aka UUCiA, is an important haven in the Merrimack Valley for those who enjoy worshipping in a warm, friendly, and open-minded environment .The UUCiA is located steps from Main Street in Andover center. For more information, please visit: http://uuandover.org.

John Rosenthal is a businessman and gun owner who, with the late Michael Kennedy, founded Stop Handgun Violence in 1994 as a non-profit organization. Stop Handgun Violence works to prevent firearm violence through public awareness, education, policy advocacy and law enforcement strategies – without banning guns. For more information about Stop Handgun Violence, please visit: http://www.stophandgunviolence.org

What: “Gun Laws Save Lives”

When: Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Where: Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Andover, 6 Locke Street, Andover MA 01810

Directions: http://uuandover.org/directions/

No ticket or reservation is required. If you have questions, you may call or email the church. Phone: 978-475-4454. Email: uuandover@gmail.com

 

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