This Week In Crazy: Ebola Is Obama’s Master Plan, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Ebola Is Obama’s Master Plan, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. ...

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Jewish Federation Calls For Resignation Of NRA Lobbyist Over Alleged Holocaust Remarks

Jewish Federation Calls For Resignation Of NRA Lobbyist Over Alleged Holocaust Remarks

By Mike Carter, The Seattle Times SEATTLE -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle has called for the resignation of a National Rifle Association lobbyist who reportedly linked ...

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This Week In Crazy: Obama Shot Down Another Plane, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Obama Shot Down Another Plane, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. ...

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Two Years After Aurora, Where’s The Gun Reform?

Two Years After Aurora, Where’s The Gun Reform?

It’s been two years since the tragic Aurora, Colorado theater shooting, which killed 12 people and injured 70. But although many politicians, including President Obama, vowed that ...

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Gun Advocacy Has Now Become Parody

Gun Advocacy Has Now Become Parody

When I was growing up in the Cold War era, teachers instructed their pupils in the fine art of ducking under the desk as a shield against a strike from an atom bomb. That was a fu ...

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Texas’ Open Carry Movement Raises Passions, Threats

Texas’ Open Carry Movement Raises Passions, Threats

By Doug J. Swanson, The Dallas Morning News DALLAS -- The death threats began, James Henry recalled, about an hour after the confrontation. "One of them said, 'You're going to wis ...

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NRA Backtracks From Rare Instance Of Making Sense

NRA Backtracks From Rare Instance Of Making Sense

A few days ago, the NRA inadvertently said something reasonable. This, in response to a series of protests in Texas. It seems advocates of the right to carry firearms openly have ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘The Second Amendment: A Biography’

Weekend Reader: ‘The Second Amendment: A Biography’

Today the Weekend Reader brings you The Second Amendment: A Biography by Michael Waldman, president of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law. In The Second Amendment ...

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NRA Apologizes For Calling Texas Gun Demonstrators ‘Weird’

NRA Apologizes For Calling Texas Gun Demonstrators ‘Weird’

By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times The National Rifle Association has learned the hard way not to mess with Texas. After chastising some of its Texas supporters for bringing lon ...

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