Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Close to Home
The event, titled Close to Home, is being held on July 23rd, 2013 at Carlow University to raise funds and awareness about the issue of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Hosted by Diana Fletcher, local speaker, author and business owner, the event is one of Hope and Inspiration.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with City Councilman Burgess's proposal that would prohibit the Bureau of Police from acquiring military equipment or weaponry from the Department of Defense? <More Info>
Pittsburgh City Councilman Reverend Ricky Burgess has introduced legislation that would prohibit the Bureau of Police from acquiring military equipment or weaponry from the Department of Defense. Burgess says "when armored vehicles and police carrying paramilitary equipment appear in our neighborhoods, they have a traumatizing impact and often resemble an occupying military force."
Should the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle be held responsible in the death of 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School?