You would think it an easy question to answer. How many gun deaths have there been in the United States since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School?
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It appears as though a gun nut decided he didn’t like what these men were saying so he took it upon himself to try to kill them with the deadly ricin.
Once upon a time, before the NRA went completely insane, they actually supported universal background checks. Seriously! They really did!
His statement about guns made 16 years ago can’t help but underscore the question: why are we still having the same conversation?
Public opinion research shows that the majority of Americans support each one of these proposals. Let’s heed our President’s call and get to work.
DemandAPlan.org’s heart wrenching ad features a bereaved mother demanding, ‘When will you stand up to the gun lobby? Whose child has to die next?
The NRA will most assuredly not give an inch, but recent polls show their influence is not as strong as it was perceived to be.
‘I don’t think the NRA is listening…most Americans would protect 2nd Amendment rights, yet agree that not every human being should own a gun, not every gun should be available.’
On the same day the NRA cried, ‘The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun,’ a new PSA offers a calm, clear message of demand for a REAL solution.
With that knowledge, and with our own sense of urgency, we can and must talk about the two-headed dragon of mental healthcare and sensible gun controls.