We must grieve, we must mourn, and we must take action. There are no words that could begin to address the horrors we have seen over the past few weeks. Uvalde, Buffalo, Brooklyn. We stand with these communities and their heroes. For the families who lost loved ones yesterday, we grieve with you. This is a brand of pain no parent should ever have to suffer, a tragedy that no prayer or kind word can erase. The only way to protect our children tomorrow is to act now.
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Almost 10 years have passed since Sandy Hook. There have been over 200 mass shootings in the past 145 days, 27 of which took place at our schools. It can feel impossible to imagine a path forward in this darkness.
Yet, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shared an important reminder with a quote from activist Miriame Kaba: “Hope is a discipline.” Hope is not a feeling, it’s a practice.
As a brand committed to health and wellness, we at Tracy Anderson Method are taking action to address this national health crisis, by exercising hope. Gun violence is an epidemic in this country, and we support the communities most impacted, and will amplify the efforts of those paving the way forward.
Everytown for Gun Safety is a nonprofit organization that advocates for gun control and against gun violence with evidence-based solutions. It is the largest gun violence prevention organization in America. Donations to Everytown that are made now through May 31st will be tripled by founding chair Mike Bloomberg.
Moms Demand Action
Moms Demand Action is a grassroots movement of Americans fighting for public safety measures that can protect people from gun violence. They work to pass stronger gun laws and work to close the loopholes that jeopardize the safety of our families.
Giffords Law Center
For over 25 years, Giffords Law Center—led by former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords—has been at the forefront of the fight for justice and legislative reform. Their goal: Put an end to this epidemic once and for all. Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook in December 2012, they’ve helped pass more than 350 gun safety laws in 45 states.
Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. Search for “gun control” to see the latest nationwide initiatives.