Minisode 9: a Giant Temper Tantrum
JJ is joined by JP, who has finally returned, and Joshua Scharff, Legal Counsel and Director of Programs at Brady. Together, the three break down the trend of so-called second amendment “sanctuary cities.”
Episode 12: This is a Tool Designed to End Human Life
Lawyer Jon Lowy and veteran Kyleanne Hunter explain assault weapons — what they are, how and why they got (briefly) banned, and what's going on with them now.
Brady Briefing 10: Teenagers Lead the Way
It's the Brady Briefing, another time where JJ casts alone on everything from the mounting numbers of mass shootings to how teenagers seem to be leading the fight against gun violence.
Minisode 8: You Have a Constitutional Right to Not be Shot
JJ is joined by Jon Lowy, Chief Counsel and Vice President of Legal at Brady. Lowy was present for arguments on December 2nd, 2019, and provides JJ with a breakdown of the good, the bad, and the ugly of possible decisions.
Episode 11: a Weird, Sad, Not-So-Little Club
JJ is joined by Christian Heyne and Liz Dunning. Both Christian and Liz work at Brady...and both lost their mothers to gun violence. In this episode, we talk about how they deal with that loss, how they balance working in gun violence prevention, and what brought them to Brady.
Brady Briefing 9: Empty Chairs and Empty Tables
It's the Brady Briefing, another time where JJ casts alone on everything from studies to the FBI to an underserved population, in this, a weekly wrap up on gun violence and gun violence prevention for the week of November 22nd to November 29th.
Podcast Minisode 7: Getting Fired Up
JJ and Cordy call Davida Hall, VP of Content at Studio 71 and founder and creator of The Lipstick Lobby...and the special Brady shade, "Fired Up!"
Episode 10: Gun Violence is Wack
JJ is joined by Christian Kimbrough, founder of Revive Minds, gun violence advocate, and survivor. Christian talks about being shot in the head at age 13, living with a traumatic brain injury (TBI), and running his amazing company, Revive Minds.
Brady Briefing 8: When Will Enough be Enough
It's the Brady Briefing, another time where JJ casts alone on everything from the loss of more victims of gun violence to the efforts of some brave retirees, in this, a weekly wrap up on gun violence and gun violence prevention for the week of November 16th to November 22nd.
Minisode 6: Who Needs a Gun in 15 Minutes or Less?
When Ross was only 12, his father Ken Misher was murdered by a long-time employee and friend who purchased a handgun in 15 minutes or less while on his lunch break. Ross turned his anger into action, launching a life in activism that continues 35 years later.
Episode 9: Why Lockdowns Drills are Traumatizing America's Kids
Nancy Kislin, psychotherapist, licensed clinical social worker and a professor with over 28 years of experience calls in to talk about why lockdowns, which are meant to help students prepare in case of a shooting, are in fact damaging to the mental health of students.
Brady Briefing 7: Sixteen Seconds
In this cast we have a lot of ground to cover--from straw sales, to mass shootings, to “2nd Amendment sanctuaries” to DOJ programs to court cases to the shooting at Saugus High school. It’s a lot, and it’s all awful. But remember, we're in this together.