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NY Times Publishes Blistering Attack On ‘War Profiteering’ Gun Industry

NY Times Publishes Blistering Attack On ‘War Profiteering’ Gun Industry

‘Congress has shamelessly become the last to admit what the public senses with each new shooting spree: The nation needs restoration of a federal assault weapons ban.’

by Justin Rosario· · News
Americans overwhelmingly support gun laws

Despite What Ammosexuals Say This Is How Americans ACTUALLY Feel About Gun Control (GRAPHICS)

Americans overwhelmingly support three gun control measures, including universal background checks. This is the opinion of the *actual* vast majority.

Ammosexuals Caught Planning To Shoot ‘Em All At Pokemon World Championship

Ammosexuals Caught Planning To Shoot ‘Em All At Pokemon World Championship

A shutgun, an assault rifle, hundreds of rounds of ammunition and a plan to kill off the competition nearly ruined this years Pokemon World Championship.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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Dem Bill Would Give Gun Owners $2,000 Tax Credit For Turning In Assault Weapons (VIDEO)

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro will be introducing legislation aimed at reducing the number of guns on the streets and in American homes.

by Randa Morris· · News
Gun nut with assault rifle. Photo: Sodahead.

GOP Demands Obama Allow Them To Arm White Terrorists With Cop-Killing Bullets (VIDEO)

Oh, is this headline a tad misleading? Yes, and so’s the GOP’s claim about Obama’s so-called ban on bullets for assault rifles.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Israel Refuses To Sign Treaty Not To Fund Genocide

Israel Refuses To Sign Treaty Not To Fund Genocide

The Arms Trade Treaty is not an economic stimulus package, or a financial investment; it’s a commitment against genocide and ethnic cleansing, a stance against human rights violations, and an investment in humanity.

by Moe Diab· · Current Issues, News
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Robbers Tie Up Good Guy Gun Owner, Steal Entire Arsenal Of 31 Guns + Ammo

Welcome to another real life episode of NRA Myths Busted. Only a good guy with guns can stop a bad guy with a gun, right? Wrong. That’s an NRA myth that has been debunked by reality time and time again. For those who still don’t get it, here’s another case […]

by Randa Morris· · News
Let’s Make Fun Of Right-Wing ‘Assault Vehicle’ Meme!

Let’s Make Fun Of Right-Wing ‘Assault Vehicle’ Meme!

The right-wing continues to make up crazy things – this time trying to claim that a muscle car is an ‘Assault Vehicle.’ Let’s see what one really is.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Caricature of Wayne La Pierre by Donkey Hotey cc 2012. Background with shell casings cc 2009 US Marines via Wikimedia Commons.

Wayne LaPierre Warns ‘Obama Is Coming For Your Guns’ Again In Appeal For New NRA Members

NRA VP Wayne LaPierre tells readers of a ‘Daily Caller’ editorial that if Democrats win the 2014 elections, Obama is going to come for your guns.

by Wes Williams· · News
Photo of Paul Anthony Ciancia from KCAL 9 via Before It's News. http://beforeitsnews.com/opinion-liberal/2013/11/lax-shooting-update-suspect-ided-as-nj-resident-paul-anthony-ciancia-w-photo-2471472.html

Gun Violence Spreads To LAX: Could Stronger Gun Safety Laws Have Stopped It?

One question that must be asked in cases like that of the LAX shooting is, ‘What made him decide that gun violence was the solution to his problem?’

Malley appeared from the side of the road armed with an AR-15 rifle, a .45-caliber pistol and a fixed-blade knife and what happened next landed him in jail. Mug shot of Richard Malley  @ KPHO

Minuteman Points AR-15 At Arizona Sheriff Deputy

Malley appeared from the side of the road armed with an AR-15 rifle, a .45-caliber pistol and a fixed-blade knife and what happened next landed him in jail.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
The anonymous G. Wright did not just threaten Tom Diaz. He threatened 'every face of every person' who wants to make the world safer by ending gun violence. Image @ Vimeo

Gun-Nut Threatens Author Tom Diaz; Here’s His ‘Response To A Coward’s Threat’ (VIDEO)

The anonymous G. Wright did not just threaten Tom Diaz. He threatened ‘every face of every person’ who wants to make the world safer by ending gun violence.

by Randa Morris· · News
Photo of heavily-armed security guard at Gogebic Taconite mining site from the Wisconsin State Journal. http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/environment/bulletproof-arizona-security-team-raises-hackles-at-gogebic-mine-site/article_24cb77d0-9444-5ba8-948c-acad96f5e315.html

Wisconsin Lawmakers Ask Mining Company To Remove Security Guards With Assault Weapons (VIDEO)

Thanks to a controversial mining company, this lushly-wooded hiking and camping destination is crawling with masked commandos carrying assault weapons.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Missouri nullifies… @BeforeIt’sNews

After Failing To Nullify The ACA, Missouri Tries To Nullify Nonexistent Federal Gun Laws

Despite making the issue a choice between freedom and tyranny, gun rights and gun control have actually existed side-by-side for the vast majority of the country’s history.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Gun control advocates march in Washington (Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA); @LATimes

Stunning Deal Reached In Connecticut: New Gun Laws Toughest In Country

Connecticut lawmakers announced Monday, April 1, that they had come to an agreement on a bill that will directly address the tragedy of the shooting at Newtown.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
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Sandy Hook Shooter May Have Used NRA’s Own Literature To Hone Skills For Sandy Hook Massacre

If makers of violent video games are held responsible for their role in mass shootings, the NRA should be more careful about who can purchase their instructional manual.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Emilie Parker, 6, gunned down at Sandy Hook; @DailyMail

Grief Drives Sandy Hook Parents To Confront Killer’s Father (VIDEO)

‘While they are not angry at Mr Lanza, they do hold him partly accountable for the horror their son inflicted on December 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
McCain Tells Aurora Shooting Victim’s Mother She ‘Needs Some Straight Talk’ About Guns

McCain Tells Aurora Shooting Victim’s Mother She ‘Needs Some Straight Talk’ About Guns

In case you’ve ever wondered or suspected it, I can now confirm the truth – Senator John McCain (R-AZ) is an insensitive ass.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Hopefully the freshman congresswoman is right, and the NRA continues to descend into irrelevancy.

by Justin Acuff· · News
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Doubling-Down On Crazy, NRA Now Claims AR-15 Is A Modern Musket

By declaring the 2nd Amendment an absolute right, NRA President Keene unwittingly makes the argument that Government should restrict gun ownership.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News