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Author: Heidi Yewman
Heidi Yewman is a Vancouver author whose 2009 book Beyond the Bullet: Personal Stories of Gun Violence Aftermath profiles 19 people forever altered by the impact of gun violence. Yewman is the Washington state president of the Million Mom March and a board member of the Brady Campaign. She is a 1986 graduate of Columbine High School.
Too Many Victims of Gun Violence Are Women
We don’t need stats to understand how much gun violence affects women; we see it on the evening news — from children killed by stray shots from a handgun left around the house, to women who are victims of domestic violence.