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U.S. Sen. Rand Paul enters 2X Game Changers Report into Congressional Record, March 11, 2020

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul sits with Louisville community leaders to talk gun violence., Feb. 24, 2020

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul meets with community leaders to discuss impact of gun violence on Louisville children, Feb. 24, 2020

Family of slain Louisville 16-year-old still looking for answers, Feb. 16, 2020

Children at Chestnut YMCA thank activist 2X for anti-violence work, Feb. 14, 2020

Second Moore High School student killed in less than a month, Feb. 10, 2020

Louisville families remember loved ones lost to
Courier-Journal, Dec. 30, 2019

Study shows this has been the second deadliest decade for Louisville, Dec. 30, 2019

Families of Louisville murder victims help one another during holiday season, Dec. 24, 2019

Louisville community activist thankful to receive pardon, Dec. 12, 2019

Community starts donation drive for 3 young children who lost mother to gun violence, Dec. 8, 2019

New report spotlights the trauma of gun violence on Louisville children, Nov. 11, 2019

New report shows violence in Louisville is impacting children’s performance in school and social skills, Nov. 11, 2019

Report highlights impact gun violence has on Louisville youth, Nov. 11, 2019

Kentucky looking to nonprofits for help with Louisville’s youth jail closing soon., Nov. 10, 2019

Three men hospitalized after two overnight shootings, Oct. 6, 2019

Two-year-old girl recovering from surgery after being grazed by bullet in Louisville, Sept. 27, 2019

Gunshot victims reunite with UofL Trauma team that
saved their lives, Sept. 5, 2019

Victims of gun violence present award to UofL Hospital’s
trauma team, Sept. 5, 2019

UofL Hospital Recognition
University of Louisville, Sept. 6, 2019

Hidden Heroes, shooting survivors to honor UofL Hospital trauma team, Sept. 5, 2019

Gunshot wound survivors, nonprofit working to honor
trauma, emergency room staff at University Hospital Sept. 1, 2019

St. Francis of Assisi middle schoolers hold anti-
violence march, Aug. 15, 2019

Louisville police are pushing community outreach in areas hit by violence.  Will it help?
Louisville Courier-Journal, Aug. 12, 2019

Violent crime raid leads to 57 arrests, 13 guns seized in Louisville, authorities say
Louisville Courier Journal, Aug 9, 2019

Cemetery serves as a grim reminder of the toll gun violence takes, July 19, 2019

Mothers, sister of murder victims announce back-to-school drive, July 14, 2019

Kentucky man shot  by teenagers dies in same hospital where he just became a father
Courier Journal, July 5, 2019

Louisville Youth Headed to Master P Movie Premier in New Orleans, July 3, 2019

Hearts are just breaking over this: 16-year-old not expected to survive shooting, July 1, 2019

Christopher 2X, mayor response to violence in Louisville, June 26, 2019

There’s never closure: Makeshift ‘murder bear’ memorials honor Louisville victims
Louisville Courier Journal, May 1, 2019

Commissioner honors three student groups for advancing educational excellence
Kentucky Teacher, Apr. 24, 2019

First two celebrities for Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala are announced
Louisville Courier Journal, Apr. 22, 2019

Another Student Wins Legal Institute Appointment
Maximus Montoya is part of Peace Centered Alliance’s Balling for a Cause
Trinity High School News, Apr. 20, 2019

Group conducting study on how gun violence impacts child victims in Louisville
New study aimed at learning how gun violence impacts Louisville children, Apr. 19, 2019

Family members gather to help kick off National Crime Victims Rights week
 WDRB, Apr. 7, 2019

Garden shooting was a hate crime, victim’s family says
Louisville Courier Journal Feb. 27, 2019

Master P meets with Spalding Athletes to pass along encouraging message
Spalding News, Feb. 8, 2019

Balling for a Cause Inspires Education Service Projects
Spectrum News, Feb. 4, 2019

Kentucky has a new student ambassador program. Here’s what to know
Louisville Courier Journal, Jan. 15, 2019

Education Commissioner announces student ambassador initiative, Jan. 13, 2019

New nonprofit will study violence impact on children
It’s called the Peace Centered Alliance, and the group’s mission is to promote education as the ultimate tool to help victims of violence. Dec. 11, 2018