Beyond the Headlines

Show topic: Gun Violence
February 7, 2011 7:47:50 PM PST
ABC7's Emmy award-winning public affairs show, "Beyond the Headlines," provides in-depth coverage of the topics and issues facing the people of the Bay Area. Throughout the year, "Beyond the Headlines" airs half-hour specials on issues, ranging from Bay Area housing to same-sex marriage.

February 6, 2011
Gun Violence
Hosted by ABC7's Cheryl Jennings

Every week we focus on a different topic affecting people who live and work in the Bay Area. Today we are going to talk about an issue that has grabbed the headlines and garnered national attention in recent weeks: Gun Violence.

Jean Quan
Mayor, City of Oakland

Jeff Rosen
District Attorney, Santa Clara County

Lorrain Taylor
Founder, 1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence
(510) 581-0100

Upcoming events:
Saturday, May 7, 2011
"Mothers Walk for Peace"
San Leandro Marina
10:00 a.m. & Cookout in the Park

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