While Dre hasn't yet regained his ability to talk, walk, or feed himself more than 6 or 7 forkfuls, he's doing a lot better since - as his mother says - "they put his skull back on.
"I have very noticeable eyes. I remember the cop telling me I looked dead but then he noticed my eyes open."
Mary shows the spot where she shielded and saved the life of her daughter when a madman opened fire at a campaign event in Tucson, AZ. She was shot three times in the process and says that childhood ended for both her children that day.
Atiff and his nephew Troy were shot during a robbery. Troy was hit once and killed while Atiff was struck 15 times. He has since died from his injuries.
After surviving and experiencing many instances of gun violence, Roz channels her trauma into helping those in her Philadelphia neighborhood who are suffering.
Despite being shot and all but paralyzed, Luis had a child. He wants to be the male role model that never had… and named the boy Prince so he can grow up to be a king.
Joe & Gregory
On New Years Eve, about 15 years ago, “celebratory gunfire” left a bullet in Joe’s head. He’s had over 60 surgeries since and is confined to a wheelchair… with migraines and double vision.
After having been shot multiple times over the years, Khayree doesn't like to go outside much anymore.
"I felt a gun on my forehead, in between my eyes and it was heavy and it was cold."
Karen & Amy
Karen and Amy were watching a movie in an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater when the shooting began. While not physically wounded, they bear the same emotional and psychological trauma as those who were.
If two police officer had not scooped Ian up and rushed him to the ER, he would’ve died moments later in the street after being shot. As an act of remembrance and gratitude, he has the names of the officers tattooed across his chest, near his scar and right above his heart.
On the night Clai was shot by her stepfather, her mother said, “I really think he’s going to do it tonight,” and then hid in the closet. Clai was 13 at the time.