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Connections: Discussing the #ThinkAboutIt Campaign and efforts to curb gun violence

Jul 18, 2018

Organizers of a new anti-gun violence initiative say they hope educating people about the causes and effects of gun violence will help make the community safer.

Councilmember Willie Lightfoot announced the #ThinkAboutItCampaign Tuesday at City Hall. He says he hasn't seen conversations about curbing violence happening consistently in the community. He joins local anti-gun violence advocates to discuss the campaign and the changes they hope it will generate.

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