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Published: Tuesday April 16, 2013 16:00 PM EDT

2013

"The world obviously needs to change … if we can't protect our innocent women and children, then we have a serious problem."
– Native Bostonian Mark Wahlberg, voicing his concerns following the city's April 15 attack, to PEOPLE