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Unity and Togetherness

Jan 21 2021

In the words of poet Amanda Gorman, The Hill We Climb …

#StandWithOhio Coalition decries Governor’s passage of Stand Your Ground legislation

Jan 05 2021

For Immediate Release – Columbus, Ohio, January 04, 2021 – A coalition of Ohio-based and national advocacy organizations decried Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s signing of a dangerous ‘Stand…

#StandWithOhio This is Our Ground

Dec 30 2020

Press release #StandWithOhio Coalition Calls on Gov. DeWine to Veto “Stand Your Ground” Legislation DECEMBER 18, 2020 Columbus, Ohio, December 18, 2020 – A coalition of…

Opposition to Stand Your Ground

Dec 16 2020

  Mayors, Prosecutors, Faith leaders, law enforcement and citizens oppose and have testified against the Stand Your Ground Bills https://www.dispatch.com/story/opinion/columns/2020/12/15/column-mayors-we-ask-lawmakers-do-something-actually-helps/6537606002/

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley joins with @ohioceasefire against Stand Your Ground in Ohio

Oct 05 2020

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley has joined with @ohioceasefire to #StandWithOhio against @StandYourGround. In the short video, Mayor Whaley states she is joining with the Ohio Coalition Against…

“Good Trouble”

Aug 13 2020

Listen to words of wisdom from John Lewis “Together, You Can Redeem the Soul of Our Nation” John Lewis Former United States Representative John Robert…

“Shoot First, Ask Questions Later.” “License to Kill.” “Kill at Will.

Jul 31 2020

#STANDWITHOHIO Because this is #OurGround. The Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence is an affiliate of States United to Prevent Gun Violence and we are proud…

Summer 2020 Newsletter

Jul 10 2020

Read about our latest efforts in the OCAGV annual newsletter.

U.S. Supreme Court passes on new cases supported by gun rights groups

Jun 16 2020

Here’s some good news from the U.S. Supreme Court as it declined to accept several cases supported by gun rights groups.

Dozens testify at Ohio Statehouse in opposition of proposed changes to Stand Your Ground law

Jun 10 2020

From a college student to county public defenders, more than 70 Ohioans testified yesterday in front of the Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee in opposition…

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