New podcast: Strategies for preventing gun violence

In this interview of “Conversations over Cafecito,” Aida Negrón, Bilingual Communications Specialist at Esperanza United, speaks with Rafael Medina, Director of Media at the Center for American Progress. The conversation focuses on the organization’s policies and strategies regarding gun violence in the Latino community. Rafael expands on the Center for American Progress’ commitment to promoting evidence-based policies to prevent gun violence, highlighting specific initiatives and strategies being implemented. The interview also addresses the topic of systemic racism and its connection to gun violence, as well as programs and efforts aimed at supporting communities most affected by gun homicides. Overall, the interview highlights the comprehensive approach of the Center for American Progress and its work in addressing the root causes of gun violence and promoting responsible practices within the industry.