Knowledge and Action Now
Hear Leading Experts Speak
Three Sundays on Gun Violence Prevention 1:00 P.M at
The Unitarian Church in Summit
4 Waldron Avenue (Corner Waldron &Springfield Aves)
Summit, NJ 07901
March 23–Protect Our Children From Gun Violence
Rev. Shannon Daley-Harris, for 24 years, Senior Religious Advisor of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) in Washington, DC. Author of dozens of publications on advocacy for children
Robert Tessaro, former director of Law Enforcement Relations, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence
April 27–Understanding Guns & Firearms Safety
George Faison, a skilled hunter and a Unitarian, joins this series as a responsible gun owner willing to speak up for reasonable safety measures.
May 18–Legislation on Firearms Safety: Then & Now, Federal & State
Nicola Bocour, director of Ceasefire NJ, graduate of Montclair High School and Seton Hall Law School. As director of Ceasefire NJ (a project of Coalition for Peace Action), she has testified in Trenton and DC, and met with legislators to advocate for sensible gun laws.
Diane Finn, the UULMNJ liaison for the prevention of gun violence, will discuss how congregations can take action.