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29 August 2001

Hartford Courant (Connecticut), Opinion

Should you ask your neighbors if they own a gun? Recently, a massive advertising and letter-writing campaign tried to persuade parents to do just that. Sponsored by ASK (Asking Saves Kids), an umbrella organization for groups including the National Education Association, the Children's Defense Fund and Physicians for Social Responsibility, the campaign's eye-catching ads pictured a young girl wearing a flak jacket and warned parents against letting their children play... (

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