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Deadly Force: Police Use of Lethal Force In The United States /Amnesty International USA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Amnesty International, United Nations, International Law, lethal use of force, Human Rights, law enforcement standards, gun violence, police violence, US non-compliance with international sta )

Barbara
- 17 days ago - amnestyusa.org
international law enforcement standards require that force of any kind may be used only when there are no other means available that are likely to achieve the legitimate objective. If the force is unavoidable it must be no more than is necessary and
SIGN PLEASE! Tell Congress to Support the President's Plan for Gun Violence Prevention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, politics, congress, laws, US )

Cal
- 185 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
More than 30,000 Americans are killed at gunpoint each year. It happens at schools, in our streets, parks, movie theaters, and places of worship.
Add Your Name: Thanks Obama, for Taking Leadership on Gun Violence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, usa, u.s., President Obama )

Dogan
- 203 days ago - dailykos.com
President Obama has announced that he will issue an executive order to provide some basic background checksâEUR"measures that should have passed years ago to stem this violence. Thank You, President Obama, for showing some real leadership.
PETITION Tell the Cowards in Congress: Prevent Gun Violence and Mass Shootings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, gun violence, prevention methods, United States, mass shootings, abuse, americans, corruption, crime, government, usa )

Lone
- 232 days ago - forcechange.com
Health organizations are prohibited from conducting research on gun violence to identify causes and come up with prevention methods in the United States, where weâEUR(TM)ve had more mass shootings this year than weâEUR(TM)ve had days.
5 Right-Wing Idiocies This Week: OâEUR(TM)ReillyâEUR(TM)s Dangerous Gun Violence Delusion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: "Stuff Happens", Ben Carson, Bill O‚ÄôReilly, Class Warfare, Faux Noise, GOP Hypocrites, gravity, gun violence, InsaniTEA, Jeb Bush, Oregon mass shooting, Planned Parenthood, Republican Congressman Glenn Grothman, Sean Hannity, TEAbuggery, Women's Righ )

Lynn
- 299 days ago - politicsplus.org
It must be the weekend because the summary of the ravings of the lunatic fringe, aka Republicans and their media cohorts, are "rolling off the presses" so to speak. But nothing the rabid right says or does is cogent, nor truthful.
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
- 370 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 ...
WATCH: MSNBC Host Goes Berserk When Ex-Cheney Aide Says It's Too Soon to Talk About Guns ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, gun control, gun violence, gun laws, government, ethics, democrats, republicans, politics, dishonesty, news, elections, freedoms, congress )

Carrie
- 403 days ago - rawstory.com
After a years-long pattern of mass shootings followed by conservatives who always say that it's too soon after the tragedy to talk about gun control, MSNBC Alex Witt finally hit her breaking point on Saturday.
Iagine A Future Free From Gun Violence ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, gun violence, Alex Mooney, Larry Pratt, ethics, corruption, constitution, abuse, candidates, politics, republicans, elections )

Carrie
- 703 days ago - csgv.org
TELL ALEX MOONEY: RETURN LARRY PRATT'S MONEY. Larry Pratt has obviously crossed a line in suggesting his members might shoot a Congresswoman who votes in a way they believe is unconstitutional.
Act Now - Keep Guns Out of Post Offices ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Senator Rand Paul, guns, gun violence, post offices, petition, congress, politics, ethics )

Carrie
- 905 days ago - act.keepgunsoffcampus.org
Sen. Rand Paul is offering an amendment to a postal reform bill that would allow guns inside our nation's post offices. Contact the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Gov't Affairs to ask them to oppose the Paul Amendment.
Obama Tells Entertainment Bosses They Have Responsibility in Gun Debate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GUN VIOLENCE, gun violence, media, news, politics, obama, ethics, government )

Cal
- 975 days ago - politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com
President Barack Obama encouraged the leaders of America's movie and television studios Tuesday to portray gun violence in a way that doesn't encourage people to carry out crimes in real life.
Colorado Recall Vote Draws in National Debate Over Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans, congress, politics )

Cal
- 1059 days ago - csmonitor.com
As two Colorado state senators who supported gun control seek to fend off a recall drive, national figures - including Mayor Bloomberg and the NRA - have gotten involved and donated money.
 

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