Related Program: Current State Current State #65 | April 12, 2013 By Current State • Apr 12, 2013 Related Program: Current State TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 37:39 Today on Current State: national organization for stricter gun laws; Public Poetry Announcement; and Capitol City Film Festival on it's third year in Lansing. Tags: filmgunsPublic Poetry AnnouncementTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Rally for stricter gun laws at capitol this weekend By Current State • Apr 12, 2013 Wikimedia Commons This week the U.S. Senate voted to move forward on gun control legislation. The move is historic. It’s been 20 years since any major changes have been made to our nation's gun laws. Ever since the Sandy Hook shootings in December, gun control has moved to the forefront of conversation in the United States. This weekend in Lansing there will be a rally held at the capitol organized by Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. Public Poetry Announcement: Theodore Roethke By Current State • Apr 12, 2013 Today's public poetry announcement features David Clauson reading the "Root Cellar." The poem is by Theodore Roethke. Current State's Public Poetry Announcements are brought to you by the Center for Poetry at MSU's Residential College in the Arts and Humanities. Capitol City Film Festival includes Norse gods, live music and parallel universes By Current State • Apr 12, 2013 Capitol City Film Festival Facebook The third annual Capital City Film Festival will showcase 70 films, which range from fantasy drama's to documentaries about pursuing a minimalist lifestyle. The festival, which runs through Sunday, also includes live music.