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DC Mayor’s Office Says Meeting with Deanwood Citizens Not Prompted by Murder

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach DC Mayor Vincent Gray (D) on Monday will meet with members of the Deanwood Citizens Association who are outraged over the shooting death of Akinwole Olu Williams, 31, killed on Thursday of last week, … Continue reading

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Dear God, Why Did Jesus Tell Peter To Arm Himself?

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach    Photo Credit: Albrecht Altdorfer, Saint Peter cutting off the ear of a Roman Soldier Jesus of Nazareth, then a fugitive, sure was busy on the day he was arrested. He dined and was … Continue reading

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Dear God, What About My ‘Cold, Dead Hands’?

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach Photo Credit: Life of Mary Magdalene Raising of Lazarus By Giotto di Bondone There is the curious story of Lazarus, a contemporary and good friend of Jesus of Nazareth, who became gravely ill, died … Continue reading

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Dear God, Is King Solomon There? I Have A Question About Guns

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach Photo Credit: Burlsblog.wordpress.com Aberrations, such as the massacre of 20 elementary school children at Sandy Hook do not appear out of thin air, “for our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against…the … Continue reading

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Gun Rights Debate Exclusive: A Massacre-Survivor’s Perspective

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVoteReach Karissa Marcum, Columbine Massacre Survivor As the US Senate prepares to formally take up the gun debate this week, various aspects of gun control versus gun rights are very much on the minds of most Americans in … Continue reading

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Part Two: Columbine Survivor Says No to NRA Armed Guards in Schools Plan

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVoteReach Columbine Survivor Karissa Marcum        NRA’s Wayne LaPierre (Credit:AFP/Getty) The NRA on Friday put forward what they previewed in a written statement on Tuesday as “meaningful contributions to help make sure” a tragedy like Sandy Hook … Continue reading

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Part One: A Columbine Survivor’s Perspective on Sandy Hook

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach Karissa Marcum, Columbine Survivor and American Hero A gutsy survivor of the Columbine High School massacre, Karissa Marcum, first told me her story in 2007, when she was a Washington, DC-based intern under my … Continue reading

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