Year-Long Study On Suicide By Firearm Report Released ~ VIDEO

Year-Long Study On Suicide By Firearm Report Released ~ VIDEO

Article first appeared on Ammoland.com Washington, DC – -( AmmoLand.com )- Mental health and firearms are subjects that buck and oppose one another in general practice in the United States. The issue at stake with these two subjects is that a meeting of the minds needs to come together in order to come up with salient solutions to some of our bigger issues on the topic. A recent report was released by the Convergence Center for Policy Resolution called “ Convergence Dialogue on Guns and Suicide Prevention ” and it’s worth a read. The core of the Convergence Center is to bring people with opposing views together to help solve some of the nation’s most polarizing problems. From remarks during the virtual launch event, David Eisner, CEO of Convergence, discussed the following principles. Convergence brings leaders together from across the political, ideological, sectoral and other divides to build trust, find common ground, and identify solutions to public issues that are intractable. Our sweet spot is helping build trust and understanding between leaders and interests that have been having challenges listening to and understanding each other or have been feeling attacked or stigmatized in the national conversation. After reading through the report in full, one can agree that the goal seemed to be met. Eisner continued: Guns and suicide are hard topics to talk about. We have many of us have deeply rooted feelings about gun ownership one way or another. But this group of stakeholders and experts came together […]

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