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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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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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President Convenes Task Force to Reduce Gun Violence in a PG-13 Culture

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach President Barack Obama Announces Gun-Violence Task Force Photo Credit: Getty Images President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced the formation of an interagency gun-violence task force commissioned to find solutions to curb “the epidemic of … Continue reading

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Will Chris Dodd Put Hollywood on Hold and Take a Call from Sandy Hook?

By Jim Allen,Editor, NuVote Reach President Barack Obama and MPAA CEO, Former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) Photo Credit: ABC News Former Democratic US Senator Chris Dodd of Connecticut, in 2009-10, hit a rough patch – politically speaking and with his … Continue reading

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Bill of Rights Challenges to Preventing a Sandy Hook

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVote Reach Outgoing Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) talking to reporters Sunday outside the interfaith memorial service for the Sandy Hook victims in Newtown, CT said a “national commission on violence” should be convened to focus on … Continue reading

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