Voices Against Violence: Patrick Kennedy

In this epidemic of shootings, the country is looking for solutions, and CBS News is listening to a variety of ideas to end the bloodshed. In a series being called, "Voices Against Violence," CBS News is asking people to give their views on gun violence.

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Patrick Kennedy
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In the first video in the series, CBS News spoke with Calvin Butts, a pastor of Abyssinian Baptist Church in New York City, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke and Dr. Kelly Posner the founder of the Suicide Center at Columbia University.

In this video, a man who lost two of his uncles to gun violence -- a president and a senator.

Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy talks about mental illness, and its link to gun violence. To see what Patrick has to say, watch the video above.