Help Fight the Pro-Gun Lobbyists in 2021
FBI background checks are still soaring, making OUR WORK even more essential:
- 111% increase in FBI background checks
- 87% increase in gun deaths
- RI gun shops report huge increase in ammunition and first time gun purchases
- Calls to RI domestic violence hotlines and 911 have jumped 30% since quarantines began
COVID-19 and Guns in RI from our Blog
Five shootings in ten days.
Cedric, interim director of the Nonviolence Institute, talks about how to stop violence in communities.
New endorsements for RI mayorial, city/town council, and federal races!
$64 million siphoned off by LaPierre in 3 years, in addition to decades long fraud.
RI State Police arrest man on multiple charges, including possession of a stolen firearm.
We’re giving our endorsement to champions who will continue to provide majority support in both the House and Senate.
A great victory for common-sense gun safety reform.
Timeline of events leading to a 132% increase in FBI background checks in one month for Rhode Island.
The Ocean State is not just stocking up on toilet paper and hand wipes :/
What it is and how it works.
Changing the Narrative of Common-Sense Gun Safety
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The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence was created by concerned citizens of Rhode Island. Reconizing gun violence as a public health issue, we seek to reduce injuries and deaths from gun violence using common-sense means and methods.
Please note, donations made online through our website are not tax deductible.