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Steve Ahlquist is an award-winning journalist, writer, artist and founding member of the Humanists of Rhode Island, a non-profit group dedicated to reason, compassion, optimism, courage and action. The views expressed are his own and not necessarily those of any organization of which he is a member.

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"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” - Elie Weisel

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor." - Desmond Tutu

"There comes a time when neutrality and laying low become dishonorable. If you’re not in revolt, you’re in cahoots. When this period and your name are mentioned, decades hence, your grandkids will look away in shame." - David Brooks

One response to “Poll: 80 percent of RI wants to deny guns to domestic abusers”

  1. Mobilizing to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers at the State House

    […] know that this common sense legislation has tremendous support among Rhode Islanders. We know that 80 percent of Rhode Islanders support changing our laws so that a person convicted of domestic violence or a […]

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