Category - Guns

‘Nothing We Can Do’ and Other...

There is nothing we can do to reduce the growing number of mass shootings in America — except get more people to have guns. Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

American Poitics

GOP Has Gone Completely Off The Rails In...

The GOP is heading towards a disaster they may not easily recover from. In the last couple of weeks, they seem to have ratcheted up the crazy to a level beyond their typical insanity. Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Take a stand against gun violence

Add your name to keep the pressure on lawmakers to make preventing gun violence a priority. Source: www.barackobama.com

Gun control is political. So is refusing to...

Conservatives say mass shootings are not the time to talk about gun laws, but we should be talking more, not less, about America’s failed policies Source: www.theguardian.com

Trump: Mental health, not gun problem...

Donald Trump said Thursday he is opposed to tightening gun laws in the U.S. but is in favor of addressing mental health to prevent shootings. Source: edition.cnn.com

3rd-Grader Brings Gun To School...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Officials in Georgia say a third-grader who accidentally shot a classmate at school found the weapon while exploring his family’s kitchen. The shooting happened Tuesday at Hornsby Elementary School in...

Amy Schumer Hints She Will Push To Reduce...

Comedian Amy Schumer suggested she is preparing to make a push against gun violence on Saturday, after a gunman killed two women and injured nine people during a showing of her latest movie in Lafayette, Louisiana last month. Source:...

Obama admits US gun laws are his...

President Barack Obama tells the BBC his failure to pass “common sense gun safety laws” is the greatest frustration of his presidency. Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Dylann Roof Wasn’t Charged With Terrorism...

  WASHINGTON — Federal charges against Dylann Roof, who allegedly massacred nine people at a historically black church in South Carolina, came swiftly.  Just over a month after Roof committed what is, arguably, the most heinous...

The Case For Gun Control, In One Tweet

If you needed anything else to convince you of the need for stronger gun control laws, here’s a powerful reminder of the pain and the horror of gun violence from Sandy Phillips, whose daughter Jessi was one of the 12 people killed in...