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Amy Schumer Teams Up With Chuck Schumer To Tackle Gun Violence Once And For All (VIDEO)

Amy Schumer Teams Up With Chuck Schumer To Tackle Gun Violence Once And For All (VIDEO)

“These are my first public comments on the issue of gun violence, but I can promise you they will not be my last.”

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Jesus Versus Republicans: On Government

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Can the anti-government, anti-taxation teapublican party also be the “God party,” as the right-wing alleges? According to the Bible, no. In fact, it says that those who despise government are headed straight for hell.

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Law Enforcement Official: ‘Until Last Week Almost All Mass Shootings Were Elsewhere’

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This guy is a sheriff, and he wrote one of the most ignorant statements on mass shootings imaginable.

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The Best Thing To Happen To Gun Safety In Years Snuck Right Under The Noses Of The NRA

The Best Thing To Happen To Gun Safety In Years Snuck Right Under The Noses Of The NRA

The Obama administration knows how to get things done. Stay within the law and when necessary, stay as quiet as possible.

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Study: The Most Violent Ammosexuals Also Have The Most Guns

Study: The Most Violent Ammosexuals Also Have The Most Guns

This explains a lot about gun culture in America.

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Pope Francis: Gun Makers And Investors Are NOT Real Christians

Pope Francis: Gun Makers And Investors Are NOT Real Christians

Pope Francis is sick of the bloodshed and he is sick of the gun industry and its supporters profiting from it. He’s talking to you, NRA.

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Fox News Host Doesn’t Want President Obama Protected By Secret Service (VIDEO)

Fox News Host Doesn’t Want President Obama Protected By Secret Service (VIDEO)

This is deplorable…

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Mike Huckabee Says Guns In Church Would Have Prevented Mass Shooting (VIDEO)

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Supporter of child molesters and Republican presidential wannabe Mike Huckabee thinks turning churches into gun havens would have prevented the mass shooting at a black church in South Carolina.

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Clinton Calls For Americans To Face ‘Hard Truths’ On Race, Violence, And Guns

Clinton Calls For Americans To Face ‘Hard Truths’ On Race, Violence, And Guns

Hillary Clinton took shots at Donald Trump, whose “inflammatory rhetoric” she says contributes to violence like Charleston.

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It Took Less Than A Day For an NRA Official To Blame Charleston Victims For Their Own Deaths

It Took Less Than A Day For an NRA Official To Blame Charleston Victims For Their Own Deaths

The NRA has no shame.

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Charleston Church Shooting Strikes Close To Home For President Obama (VIDEO)

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“Michelle and I know several members of Emanuel AME Church. We knew their pastor, Reverend Clementa Pinckney, who, along with eight others, gathered in prayer and fellowship and was murdered last night…”

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NRA Outrage: Gun Restrictions On Mentally Ill And Domestic Abusers Are Just Unfair

NRA Outrage: Gun Restrictions On Mentally Ill And Domestic Abusers Are Just Unfair

If restrictions are placed on those with psychological issues, they may refuse treatment to keep their guns. Domestic abusers may have only slapped their wife. Seriously, you can’t make this stuff up.

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Gun Rights Crowd LIVID Over Obama, Justice Dept.’s Latest Attempt At ‘Gun Grab’

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Obama and the Justice Department are getting ready to issue new gun regulations, prompting a new wave of fear and paranoia from the gun nuts.

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Pastor Who Refused To Reject LGBT Community Shot In Anti-Gay Hate Crime (VIDEO)

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Thankfully, this is actually being investigated as a hate crime.

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Culture Of Violence: Montana Teen Shoots And Kills Friend After Being Startled Awake (VIDEO)

Culture Of Violence: Montana Teen Shoots And Kills Friend After Being Startled Awake (VIDEO)

Is this the well regulated militia our founders were talking about? I certainly hope not.

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The NRA Is Winning – More Than Half Americans Want More Gun Rights, Not More Safety

The NRA Is Winning – More Than Half Americans Want More Gun Rights, Not More Safety

The NRA scares the bejeezus out of Americans and Americans are buying it, literally.

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This Is Why The NRA Absolutely Hates It When Real Scientists Study Gun Violence

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The NRA’s been stifling research into gun violence for 20 years. This is why.

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14 Shootings In 24 Hours: How Are Those Looser Gun Laws In Chicago Working Out?

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At the end of 2014, Chicago posted its lowest homicide rate since 1968. But despite gutted gun laws, Chicago’s shootings rate has actually gone UP.

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Video Breaks Down Annual Cost Of U.S. Gun Violence In 90 Seconds, And It’s Sickening (VIDEOS)

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Everyone always says you can’t put a monetary value on life, and that’s true – but you can put one on the costs involved in taking one, and they’re staggering.

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Man Reacts To Accidental Death Of Toddler By Shooting And Killing Two (VIDEO)

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America’s tolerance for gun violence has claimed two more innocent lives.

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