Episode 269: Left of Bang
Kelly speaks with the five veterans who recently formed the gun violence prevention group Left of Bang, and who wrote an Op-Ed in Newsweek last week calling on gun owners and gun dealers to be part of the solution to the gun violence epidemic. They discuss what "left of bang" means, why they're raising their voices as military veterans, how gun owners can help police their own community, and how everyone can help these efforts.
- "Veterans: We Call on Gun Dealers and Responsible Owners to Prevent the Next Shooting | Opinion" by Travis Akers, Kristin Beck, Naveed Jamali, Naveed Shah and Fred Wellman. Newsweek on August 7, 2019.
- ATF Tips
- Travis Akers
- Kristin Beck
- Naveed Jamali
- Naveed Shah
- Fred Wellman
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"Are You Listening" from Elephant Shaped Trees by IMUNURI.
Released February 3, 2018.
Composed by André Pilette, with the help of Adam Garcia, Stephanie Leary, and Dan Wilson.
Lyrics written by Stephanie Leary.
Produced by André Pilette and Stephanie Leary.
Mixed by Brett Ryan Stewart of The Sound Shelter in Nashville, TN.
Mastered by Michael Fossenkemper of Turtle Tone Studio in NYC.
Song used with permission by the band.