Guns in Our Society

GUNS IN OUR SOCIETY: A new program by the Coalition Against Gun Violence will be inaugurated on SBTV, Channel 17, at the following times: Saturday, January 30 at 10:00 am, Sunday, January 31 at 2:30 pm and Tuesday, February 2 at 5:00 pm

Movie Screening 04/07/2016

Movie Screening 04/07/2016

Well-Armed Patriot Movement American Insurgents

Well-Armed Patriot Movement American Insurgents

If gun ownership is down but gun sales are not, who is purchasing all the firearms? On the television program VICE, which airs global news documentaries, a recent segment on 3/20/15, “We the People” by Gianna Tobni, explored the growing number of Americans joining Patriot groups, taking up arms and patrolling U.S. borders. The Patriot […]

Vice President Biden’s Address to UCSB

It Took an Act of Congress to Address Violence Against Women

This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which was a result of extensive grassroots efforts in the late 1980s and early 1990s. The VAWA was drafted by the office of then Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) with support from a broad coalition of advocacy groups. The Act passed Congress with […]