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Another Bloody Week: The Continuing Tragedy Of Guns In America

Kids and guns… image @NMPASI

It was another bloody week in another bloody month in another bloody year in America. The problem, as always, comes down to guns in America.

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Fifteenth School Shooting Of 2013 Rocks Sparks Middle School

Another school shooting shatters a typical school day. This time the killing takes place in Nevada. Will your community's schools be next?
Image Credit: Dushan and Miae via Flickr.com

   (PHOTO) Once again an ordinary American school day ended in a cacophony of gunfire. Once again all the guns in the world don’t seem to make America’s students and teachers safer. Once again the gun lobby will refuse to admit even simple truths. Well, let me be the first […]

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Sandy Hook Shooter May Have Used NRA’s Own Literature To Hone Skills For Sandy Hook Massacre

NRA guidebook @NRA

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.

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Conspiracy Weary? Glenn Beck Says Violent Video Games Leading To Gun Violence Is A ‘Medical Fact’

Conspiracy Weary? Glenn Beck Says Violent Video Games Leading To Gun Violence Is A ‘Medical Fact’

A recent ten country comparison found little to no link at all between video games and gun murders.

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GOP Strategist Encourages GOP To Embrace Universal Background Checks

GOP Strategist Encourages GOP To Embrace Universal Background Checks

Republican strategist Ana Navarro believes that Republicans would do well to get behind universal background checks for gun purchases as the best strategy for their floundering party.

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NRA Ad Attacking Obama’s Daughters Disgusting, Also A Bald-Faced Lie

NRA Ad Attacking Obama’s Daughters Disgusting, Also A Bald-Faced Lie

But what about the accusation of elitism? Do his daughters go to schools with armed guards?
As it turns out, the NRA received that information from a very dubious source, Breitbart.com.

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Republican Governor Chris Christie Slams NRA For Ad Targeting Obama’s Children’s Armed Protection

Republican Governor Chris Christie Slams NRA For Ad Targeting Obama’s Children’s Armed Protection

‘Don’t be dragging people’s children into this. It’s wrong, and I think it demeans them, and it makes them less of a valid, trusted source of information.’

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Governor ‘Good Hair’ Rick Perry Thinks The Solution To Gun Violence Is Prayer

Governor ‘Good Hair’ Rick Perry Thinks The Solution To Gun Violence Is Prayer

Ah, prayer. I know that it gives comfort to many, for any infinite number of reasons. However, this is not a religious nation.

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Heroic, Unarmed Teacher Stops Taft Union High School Shooter (VIDEO)

A photo of Taft Union hero Ryan Heber, which the International Business Times found on his wife's Facebook page.

No guns needed: Two unarmed employees disarmed the Taft Union gunman with words.

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Ted Nugent Compares Paranoid Gun Owners To Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks

Ted Nugent Compares Paranoid Gun Owners To Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks

Conservative gun nuts like this washed-up rocker live in an alternate reality, where ‘they’re’ coming to take our guns, and every day brings us closer to forced collectivization on Arugula farms.

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Colossal End-Of-The-World Offensive Scheduled Against Westboro Baptist Church (VIDEO)

Colossal End-Of-The-World Offensive Scheduled Against Westboro Baptist Church (VIDEO)

Anonymous warns that their attacks on Westboro Baptist Church’s website and social media are nothing compared to the all-out electronic offensive coming tomorrow.

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NRA Breaks Silence To Issue Bland Statement On Sandy Hook Massacre, Finds Self In Cross Hairs

NRA Breaks Silence To Issue Bland Statement On Sandy Hook Massacre, Finds Self In Cross Hairs

Fox News speculates that the NRA will push back against stricter gun safety measures, but admits that public sorrow over the deaths of so many children will make it tough for them to get support.

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‘Hacktivists’ Unite In The Escalated Battle Against Westboro Baptist Church

‘Hacktivists’ Unite In The Escalated Battle Against Westboro Baptist Church

Hacktivists began the attacks by re-posting the personal information of approximately 75 members of the ‘church.’

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Dispelling The Right Wing Myth: ‘You Can Kill Someone As Easily With A Knife As A Gun…’

Knives as weapons, courtesy of  RealFighting.com

If you remove guns from the equation, the number of knife killings would have to increase tenfold to equal the number of gun killings.

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Hacker Group Anonymous Renews Their Attack on Hate Group Westboro Baptist Church

Hacker Group Anonymous Renews Their Attack on Hate Group Westboro Baptist Church

The ‘hactivists’ may be taking their fight to the streets against WBC’s after the hate group announced their abhorrent plans to picket victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting

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