Shira Goodman

(Shirts carried the names of each victim of the 2012 mass shooting in Connecticut.  Photo by John McDevitt)

As Sandy Hook Anniversary Nears, Philadelphians Stand Against Gun Violence

Twenty-six t-shirts, each bearing the name of one of the victims killed in the shooting at the Connecticut school on December 14, 2012, were on display.

12/12/2014

(credit: Tony Hanson)

PA Gun Owners Take Aim At Philadelphia Gun Control Group

Western Pennsylvania gun owners have aimed their sights at a Philadelphia gun control advocacy group.

04/20/2014

Pat Toomey

Local Gun Control Advocate Speaks Out About Senate Gun Vote

Shira Goodman, executive director of CeaseFirePA, is disappointed the Toomey-Manchin amendment didn’t pass but says the fight for gun control laws will go on.

04/17/2013

President Obama and Vice President Biden are speaking with people on both sides of the gun debate at the White House. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Local Gun Control Advocate Talks About Meeting At White House

The National Rifle Association and Wal-Mart, the largest gun retailer in the country, are set to meet with Vice President Biden today at the White House; all part of his gun violence task force. This comes a day after the Vice President met with gun control advocates.

01/10/2013

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