Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords received the 2013 Profile in Courage award at the John F. Kennedy Library on Sunday in recognition of the political, personal and physical courage she has demonstrated in her fearless public advocacy for policy reforms aimed at reducing gun violence.
Dr. Marjorie Nicholas, an Associate Professor at the MGH Institute of Health Professions, spent two weeks working with Giffords in October.
Gabrielle Giffords has given all of us a precious gift – the proof that with love and great courage, we, too, might be able to survive the worst.
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords announced in a video Sunday that she will step down from office this week.
With a new chapter unfolding here in the chill of January, we spend short moments reflecting on those voices lost to us, a somewhat sad annual ritual.
During an 11th-hour meeting with the Vice President, Democrats were reportedly describing their Republican adversaries as “terrorists.”
Voters often vent at town meetings, but is this incident proof the talk about ‘toning down’ political rhetoric was just talk? Jon Keller is at large.
Sen. John Kerry is urging pundits and politicians to choose their words carefully in the wake of the shooting rampage this past weekend in Tucson, Arizona.
Former Massachusetts Congressman Bill Delahunt said he was in an airport when he heard his friend and former colleague had been shot.
Hours after Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and critically wounded at an event in Tuscon on Saturday, some members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation sent along their prayers for her recovery.