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Guns In America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, GOP Lies, Gun Control, InsaniTEA, mass shootings, Obama )

Lynn
- 285 days ago - politicsplus.org
On 02/10/2015, I did a piece called Under the Gun in which I didn't even scratch the surface of mass shootings, in the wake of the Umpqua Community College shooting. I also looked at some of the reactions of Congress members.
House Democrats Hold Sit In on Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Lewis, House of Representatives, Sit In, gun control, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 31 days ago - nbcnews.com
Georgia congressman John Lewis deployed a strategy from his days as a civil rights activist and coupled it with social media to stage a dramatic sit-in Wednesday on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.
SIGN PLEASE! Tell the NRA: Remove Ted Nugent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti semitims, Ted Nugent, gun control, politics, usa, activism, usa )

Cal
- 164 days ago - csgv.org
Nugent has sunk to a new low with a series of statements that are so overtly racist and anti-Semitic they call into question why the NRA is continuing to allow him to represent their organization:
TALK ABOUT CRAZY: Donald Trump Says Gun Violence Isn't a Problem---Crazy People Are
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Donald Trump, usa, propaganda, candidates, elections, ethics )

Cal
- 331 days ago - vice.com
On Thursday, one day after two Virginia journalists were shot to death on live television, presidential hopeful and hubris incarnate Donald Trump said gun violence isn't a problem in AmericaâEUR"the real problem, he argued, is one of mental health.
SIGN PLEASE! Demand That Congress Ban Assault Weapons
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, congress, americans, society )

Cal
- 18 days ago - activism.thenation.com
America has about as many guns as people. These are not all hunting rifles; we are awash in military-style assault weapons designed to kill as many people as they can as quickly as possible.
Louisiana's Gun Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, Louisiana, NRA, Bobby Jindal, Gun Laws, Gun Control, Gun Safety, Gun Violence, ethics, crime, government, republicans, politics, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 365 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Louisiana has some of the weakest ~ if not the weakest ~ gun laws in the nation. Louisiana does not require gun dealers to obtain a state license. It does not limit the number of guns that may be purchased at one time. And it has no laws restricting ...
Obama to Announce New Executive Action on Guns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, congress, gun control, usa )

Cal
- 206 days ago - cnn.com
President Barack Obama is expected to announce in the coming days a new executive action with the goal of expanding background checks on gun sales, people familiar with White House planning said.
Congress: Stop Blocking Gun Violence Research · Change.Org
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA, Congress, gun control, gun research, violence, mass shootings, mass casualties )

Barbara
- 232 days ago - change.org
An average of 32 people are killed by a gun in America every day, and yet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can't even conduct research into the root causes of all forms of gun violence. How can we take meaningful action without knowledge?
Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ VIDEO ATTACHED
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PBS Video, Americans, NRA, power, gun laws, gun control, gun lobby, government, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, republicans, freedoms, abuse, politics, media )

Carrie
- 354 days ago - pbs.org
Tonight on many PBS stations, don't miss an encore presentation of Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ veteran filmmaker Michael Kirk's investigation of the NRA, its political evolution and influence, and how it has consistently succeeded in ...
Congress Must Act on Gun Control TAKE ACTION NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, GUN CONTROL LEGISLATION, GUN CONTROL, KILLING, congress, news )

Cal
- 12 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Last week, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and five Dallas police officers were among the hundreds of people who lost their lives to gun violence.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Assault Weapons Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, action, usa, killing )

Cal
- 39 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The massacre in Orlando has shaken us all to the core. While the world has responded with an incredible outpouring of love and solidarity, too many members of Congress are offering only thoughts and prayers but withholding meaningful action, like a ban
Tell Congress: Disarm Hate. Take Action NOW.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, gun control, abuse, crime, ethics, government, politics, constitution, corruption, congress )

Beverly
- 40 days ago - act.everytown.org
Now is the time to demand Congress take action to prevent gun violence in America.
Ban Assault Weapons Now! Petition!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, gun crime, gun control, petition, Barack Obama, suffering )

Yusuf
- 38 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
There are currently 526,688 signatures. NEW goal - We need 550,000 signatures
   

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