Blog Post List
May 2, 2018
Editor's note: On April 14, 2018, Bronwyn Lucas, a passionate MomsRising North Carolina volunteer, spoke at the Raleigh March for Science. We want to thank her for speaking so boldly and passionately about her experience. Hello everybody! Thank you all for gathering here today to celebrate the importance of science in all aspects of our country’s politics and policies. It’s more important than ever to make sure that we value science and research as we make decisions that will affect our lives and the well-being of our children for generations to come. My name is Bronwyn Lucas, and I’m here to...
December 20, 2016
My name is Alton Lucas, and I lost two people dear to me to gun violence – my dad and my nephew. I know gun safety is a hot-button issue that’s all over the news these days. But if there’s one organization that I trust to bring people to the table to actually make change – it’s MomsRising. I live in North Carolina with my wife, Bronwyn, and have seen MomsRising bring our voices to North Carolina lawmakers, who listened and protected background checks that prevent domestic violence abusers and dangerously mentally ill individuals from obtaining handguns. MomsRising, we need more of this. That’...