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Gun Violence

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1 Tragedy strikes in Charlottesville
Warrington--David (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 119:24, p.07
11/17/2022 The UNI men's basketball team's game against No. 16 Virginia was canceled due to a shooting in Charlottesville that killed three members of Virginia's football team. This game will not be made up. Next, Panthers will play San Francisco at T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, MO; photo.
2 Iowa second Amendment
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:22, p.03
11/10/2022 Bailey Klinkhammer writes an opinion piece on the nature of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms Amendments that was added to the Iowa Constitution. Klinkhammer believes that this will make any attempts of passing gun legislations harder therefore causing looser regulations and more gun violence across the state; photo.
3 Interpreters Theatre hosts social change display
Koehler--Emma (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:54, p.04
4/29/2021 The Interpreters Theatre hosted an event in Lang Hall on April 27 to showcase four student installations, including performances dealing with sexual assault, climate change, gun-related suicide, and human trafficking; photos.
4 In review: Gun violence near campus
Pistarino--Emma (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:49, p.01
4/12/2021 On April 4, one person was injured on College hill when his own firearm accidentally discharged, and investigators found several firearms and arrested two people on charges unrelated to the shooting. The article discusses aggravated assaults and gun violence on or near campus that have taken place in the past five years. Cedar Valley residents and UNI students have expressed concern and protested increases in gun violence. Many expect an increase in gun-related incidents after Governor Reynolds signed a new permitless gun carrying law into effect at the beginning of the month; photo.
5 Shots fired on College Hill, one injury reported
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:47, p.01
4/5/2021 Cedar Falls police responded to a report of shots fired outside Little Bigs on College Hill early Sunday morning, April 4. KWWL reported that Cedar Falls Public Safety later discovered the gunshot victim had accidentally shot himself. The Cedar Falls police also made two unrelated arrests on the scene; photo.
6 Stop the assault on assault rifles
Richards--Tanner (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:46, p.03
4/1/2021 In the author's opinion, President Biden and the Democratic party politicized the tragic shootings in Boulder, Colorado and Atlanta, Georgia in an attempt to enact gun control laws that violate a citizen's right to bear arms as protected by the Second Amendment.
7 March 16 was not just a "bad day"
Maier--Al (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:44, p.03
3/25/2021 Maier writes in response to the hate crime in Atlanta, Georgia where eight people, six of them Asian women, were shot and killed. In the author's opinion, hate crimes against Asian Americans are on the rise and the Asian American community needs support; photos.
8 Hate crimes won't stop until we stop its source
Montgomery--Tyler (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:43, p.03
3/22/2021 In the author's opinion, hate crimes will continue to rise due to easy access to guns, lack of accountability for white men, and restrictions on diversity in education; photo.
9 Buttigieg hosts town hall
Pistarino--Emma (Student--2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:29, p.01
1/23/2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg hosted a town hall in Maucker Union on January 15 in advance of Iowa's February 3 caucus; photo.
10 Shooting in Cedar Falls leaves 1 dead
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 116:26, p.02
12/9/2019 Grant Thomas Saul was confirmed dead after shots were fired in an apartment above Los Cabos Family Restaurant in Cedar Falls on December 4.
11 Campus crime briefs
Wauters--Joel (Class of 2018)
Northern Iowan 116:26, p.02
12/3/2018 Campus safety reported two incidents of a man exposing himself on November 14. On December 1, Cedar Falls and UNI police responded to an armed robbery.
12 "Heathers" remake misses the mark
Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:23, p.03
11/12/2018 Leitner gives the television show remake of "Heathers" an unfavorable review; photo.
13 Gun violence, gun control, and the NRA
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:18, p.03
10/26/2017 Wolfe discusses the increase in gun violence in the United States. In the author's opinion, the National Rifle Association (NRA) lobbies for the firearm industry, not its members, and blocks research about gun violence as well as political action on gun control; photos.
14 Responding to tragedy with kindness
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 114:12, p.03
10/5/2017 In the wake of the Las Vegas shootings, Barikor discusses responding to tragedy with kindness and encouragement toward others; photos.
15 Taking a closer look mass murder
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:12, p.03
10/5/2017 In the wake of the Las Vegas shootings, Cobb discusses incidents of mass murder and gun violence in the United States, and argues for examining toxic masculinity, not just gun control and mental health services; photos.
16 Students, teachers break code of silence
Becker--Kyle
Northern Iowan 97:40, p.1
2/23/2001 Discusses instances of school violence from the past few years.

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