Pathways To Ending Gun Violence:     
Legislative Solutions

 Saturday, April 10, 2021
11:00 am –2:30 pm EST


Peter Murchison

 

The annual workshop of the Legislative Policy Collaborative of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting will be virtual this year. It will feature a keynote address by Peter Murchison, a member of Wilton Friends Meeting (Connecticut), whose nephew was one of the first graders killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School eight years ago.
 
Peter’s February 2020 article in the Friends Journal, “A Quaker Response to Gun Violence,” shares the impact of gun violence on his family and our society and how Quaker voices can help provide a pathway to ending gun violence. Click here to read A Quaker Response to Gun Violence - Friends Journal
 
During this workshop:
 
 Share your experiences, ideas and hopes for change with others
 Learn about federal, state and local gun control actions
              
Panelists include: 
State Representative Joe Webster (PA – 150)
Bryan Miller, from Heeding God’s Call
Max Milkman & Jessica Frankl, from CeaseFirePA
Jim Cason, Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) Associate General Secretary For Strategic Advocacy    

Learn how to lobby and make your voice heard by your legislators, led by FCNL staff.
 
To assist us in our planning and to receive advance documents and ZOOM information, please  register at the following site:
 
https://www.pym.org/event/pathways-to-ending-gun-violence-legislative-solutions/