Sunday, May 24, 2015
gun control
Gun Boys

Nearly 9 Percent Of Americans Are Angry, Impulsive, And Have A Gun, Study Says

What’s more, 1.5 percent of people who have these anger issues carry their guns outside the home. Tread lightly.

April 9, 2015
Eric Holder

Holder Says Lack Of New Gun Laws Is His ‘Single Failure’

The attorney general explains how the gun lobby won after Sandy Hook.

February 9, 2015
assault rifle

Texas Gun-Rights Leader Says Failure To Pass Open Carry Law ‘Punishable By Death’

Tensions are running high in Texas after an open carry advocate threatened the lives of pro-gun control lawmakers.

February 4, 2015
guns and ammo

Lawmakers Cooking Up Recipe For A Bloodbath

Introducing one of the NRA’s most horrible ideas ever.

January 27, 2015
Sig Sauer pistol

Veronica Rutledge And America’s Gun Cult

No gun death is horrific enough to make the “gun rights” crowd reexamine its obsession.

January 7, 2015

While National Gun Lobby Gloats, States Seek Sanity On Firearms

Despite a dysfunctional Congress, gun control advocates see growing momentum for “sensible” laws at the state level.

December 27, 2014
US congressional negotiators have finalized a huge spending bill that funds most federal operations through next September, concluding weeks of haggling to avoid a looming government shutdown (AFP Photo/Jewel Samad)

Senate Confirms Obama’s Surgeon General Pick Despite Gun Control Views

Democrats beat the NRA on Monday, with a little help from Ted Cruz.

December 16, 2014
A photograph of Jessica Redfield Ghawi, killed in the Aurora shooting, sits near the podium during a press conference at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on December 10, 2014 (AFP Photo/Saul Loeb) (Correction: Jessica Redfield Ghawi was originally misidentified in this caption.)

Newtown Marks Massacre Anniversary With Reflection

On Sunday, Newtown marked the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.

December 15, 2014
President Obama nominates Ashton Carter as defense secretary - DC

Obama Must Remember Sandy Hook

How the president can honor the children who were murdered two years ago.

December 13, 2014
assault rifle

We Need To Talk About Guns, Whether The NRA Likes It Or Not

Will Congress ever summon the courage to act on this pressing public health crisis?

December 11, 2014
Sandy Hook memorial

Sandy Hook Families File Wrongful Death Claim Notices

The families are considering legal action against the manufacturer of the gun used in the massacre.

December 9, 2014
Ferguson grand jury decision

Ferguson: Burned Buildings, 61 Arrests In Wake Of Grand Jury Decision

Protests were far from peaceful in Ferguson after the grand jury’s decision to not indict the officer responsible for Michael Brown’s shooting.

November 25, 2014
Ferguson grand jury decision

Darren Wilson, Recalling Shooting, Said Michael Brown Looked Like A ‘Demon’

Previously secret testimony from Officer Darren Wilson was released late Monday.

November 25, 2014
Ferguson October demonstrations

Worry, Wondering, And Waiting As The Grand Jury Ponders Michael Brown Shooting

Most expected the verdict in the Michael Brown shooting to be handed down on Friday, but after a weekend of waiting and worrying, there was still no word from the grand jury.

November 24, 2014
Ferguson Protest

Missouri Governor declares emergency ahead of grand jury announcement

In anticipation of a grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case, the governor of Missouri, Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency.

November 17, 2014

Pastor Paves Her Own Way To Ferguson’s Front Lines

Some protesters in Ferguson applaud Renita Lamkin for “taking a bullet” for the cause.

November 10, 2014
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School District Was Discussing Mental-Health Funding On Day Of Shooting

The day of the shootings at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, Superintendent Becky Berg was discussing a $10 million grant for mental health services in her school’s district.

November 3, 2014

Common Sense Gun Laws And The Latest School Shooting

We can’t stop every gun crime — but there’s a lot that we CAN do without violating the Second Amendment.

October 30, 2014
Gabrielle Giffords

Gun Limits Are A Key Women’s Issue

These statistics on gun violence and American women will shock you.

October 29, 2014
afp photo by david ryder washington school shooting

U.S. School Shooter ‘Invited Victims To Lunch’

The police take a closer look at the shooting in a Seattle area high school and find that the shooter sent text messages to his victims, arranging to meet them at lunch in the cafeteria.

October 28, 2014
another shooting

Yet Another Shooting

But it’s still not the NRA’s responsibility.

October 27, 2014
assault rifle

America’s Mass-Shootings Epidemic

America needs to wake up — the next mass shooting is not a matter of if, but when and where.

October 22, 2014
gun wall

With Gun In The Mix, Mental Illness Turns To Tragedy

Congress may have given up on gun reform — but it’s still desperately needed.

October 14, 2014
No more names

U.S. Mass Shootings Increase In Recent Years: FBI

Don’t miss these shocking new stats on gun violence.

September 25, 2014

U.S. Capital Votes To Allow Concealed Firearms

After a unanimous vote from city council members, carrying concealed weapons in the streets of Washington D.C. will be allowed.

September 24, 2014
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