Rethinking the whole country

“Repeal and replace? How about the Second Amendment? “A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.””

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Counterpunch, Common Dreams, The Raven Foundation, The News International, The Smirking Chimp, Tacoma Weekly, Pagosa Daily Post, The DeQueen Bee, Bainbridge Island Review, West Side Gazette, Free Press, Tribune Content Agency, Valley Journal, RIPHAH Information Portal
Date: April 4,5,6,9,12,May 7,2018
1013 Words

For the full article: (more…)

Normalizing violence

“Addressing the Parkland shootings last month, and the apparent emergence of a movement for tougher, saner gun laws that has followed…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Raven Foundation, Tribune Content Agency, Common Wonders Blog, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, Common Dreams, The Smirking Chimp, The DeQueen Bee, LA Progressive
Date: March 21,22,23,April 22,2018
1023 Words

For the full article: (more…)

Students: Time is Ripe to Add Gender to Gun Debate

“It’s time to listen to the students. Across the country, teenagers have walked out of classes, stood in holy silence, and delivered stirring speeches calling out their elders…”

Rob Okun
Published in: Women’s ENews, Tacoma Weekly, Chagrin Valley Today, Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Gilmer Free Press, The Recoder-Greenfield, Madison Press, Rob Okun
Date: March 22,23,28,April 3,2018
700 Words

For the full article: (more…)

It’s time to disarm the gun debate

“The “gun debate” is the national schism that seemingly cannot be bridged. Those on one side see the loosely regulated presence of 300 million firearms in this country as a threat to everyone’s…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, Bainbridge Island Review, Gilmer Free Press, The Smirking Chimp
Date: March 7,9,12,17,2018
950 Words

For the full article: (more…)