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March For Their Lives

March For Their Lives
March 29, 2018

Members of the Walla Walla community joined the local high school and many other high schools and supporters around the country for the March For Our Lives on Saturday, March 24th as a response to...

The Great Gun Debate

A Walla Walla resident trap shoots against a rainbow backdrop.  Photo by Tywen Kelly.
November 3, 2016

Gun control has been one of the most contentious issues in the 2016 election cycle. Increased awareness of police violence against communities of color, near daily mass shootings, and the alarming figure...

Lives of Black Youth Are Disposable in America

Illustration by Kelsey Lund
February 27, 2013

In light of recent mass shootings, it seems as if America is really adamant on preventing the slaughter of innocent lives. No one wants to see the horrific stories of young children dying on their morning...

Gun Violence Research Requires Parity to Avoid Hypocrisy

February 7, 2013

In the wake of the tragic shootings in Newtown, it seems there's one thing almost everyone in Washington can agree on: We need more research into the effects of violent video games. National Rifle Association...

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