Wide-ranging Coalition of Victims & Advocates to Hold Massive Mobilization Against Gun Violence
April Tyler, Audrey Adams and Marie Delus
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This week on TALK! with AUDREY: New York Voices Against Gun Violence, a broad, newly-formed coalition of advocates, victims, youth organizations, healthcare workers, unions, elected officials, faith leaders and artists, announced today that they will hold a massive mobilization to promote the NY SAFE Act as a model for legislation at the federal level and in other states. Joining me on the show, Event Organizer and Community Advocate, APRIL TYLER and MARIE DELUS
of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.
Thousands of people will gather in New York City, and others will speak out across the state, to focus attention on the human toll of the gun violence that is plaguing our nation on a daily basis. The coalition includes Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E., New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, Doctors for America – NY State Chapter, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, Million Moms March and many other groups.
As the debate about gun violence continues throughout our nation, advocates say this massive effort will demonstrate the strong grassroots support for more common sense laws that protect children, families and communities.
WHEN: Thursday, March 21 at 4:30 PM
WHERE: Harlem State Office Building, 163 West 125th Street off Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. (7th Ave.), New York City
MORE INFO: NYVoicesAgainstGunViolence.org