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Ask WHSmith to Make Gun Magazines Promoting Animal Killing Age-Restricted PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: magazines, guns, children, animals )

Anna
- 132 days ago - change.org
Shooting magazines that contain images of people gloating over animals they have recently killed are available to children in outlets such as WHSmith
Protect Our Children From Negligently Stored Guns PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, guns, protection )

Anna
- 241 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign the petition and tell Olympia to pass Child Access Prevention and hold negligent gun owners responsible!
Americans as Likely to Die By Gunshot as in Traffic Accident
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, US, mortality rates, politics, society, interesting, law )

Cal
- 249 days ago - denverpost.com
For the first time on record, Americans are as likely to die by a gunshot as in a traffic accident, according to new federal data.
How Gun Control Works in America, Compared With 4 Other Rich Countries
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, guns, violence, firearms, gun control, USA )

Robert
- 263 days ago - vox.com
After Wednesday's mass shooting in San Bernardino, California, Americans are once again left wondering why these events seem to occur much more often in the US than other developed nations.
Six Americans Have Been Shot By Their Dogs
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Americans, guns, gun violence, gun laws, dogs, society, safety, rights, ethics, freedoms, family, culture, abuse, law, interesting )

Carrie
- 303 days ago - alternet.org
The ubiquity of guns in America summed up perfectly in one depressing statistic. At least six Americans over the past five years have been "shot" by their dog. While generally rare, these accidents are relatively frequent compared to other countries.
In Guns We Trust   video
Society & Culture  (tags: In Guns We Trust, guns, Kennesaw, Georgia, firearm, ammunition )

Dandelion
- 386 days ago - vimeo.com
In Kennesaw, a small American town in the state of Georgia, a good citizen is an armed citizen. By law, since 1982, each head of household must own at least one working firearm with ammunition.
Hatchet-Wielding Gunman Attacks Tennessee Movie Theater Before Being Killed By Police ~ TEXT and VUDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Nashville, Tennessee, police, crime, death, society, guns, violence, sadness, safety, humans, ethics, news, law )

Carrie
- 386 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A man armed with a gun and a hatchet attacked a movie theater in the Nashville area on Wednesday afternoon before he was shot and killed by a SWAT team after exchanging fire with an officer, authorities said.One man was injured by the hatchet & 2 others
There Have Been 204 Mass Shootings ~ and 204 Days ~ in 2015 So Far ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns, Gun Control, Gun Laws, Gun Safety, society, culture, death, ethics, rights, freedoms, government, politics, humans, crime, murder, safety, violence, law, abuse )

Carrie
- 398 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The headlines all start to sound the same after awhile. Seven people shot inside Louisville nightclub. Four men shot in Suffolk early Sunday morning. Two dead, two hospitalized in Brice Street shooting.
More Guns For Everyone Idaho School Arms Teachers and What Could Possibly Go Wrong
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, ammo, school, teachers, Idaho, what could go wrong )

Dandelion
- 450 days ago - commondreams.org
America has an estimated 300 million guns and seven shootings an hour. But hey, more guns for everyone anyway. A school in Idaho has bought four rifles and 2,000 rounds of ammunition for faculty.
Stop Selling Guns to Domestic Violence Offenders --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, abuse, ethics, NRA, domestic violence, law reform, guns, politics, rights, safety )

Lynn
- 773 days ago - forcechange.com
Criminals who are found guilty of domestic violence and stalking are discovering loopholes in gun laws across the country ... them to obtain guns. ...lawmakers are skirting around the issue. The [NRA] is continually ... blocking any attempt at reform.
Target: Create Gun Sense Policies in Your Stores ACTION US
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, guns, Target, family, children, violence, Everytown For Gun Safety )

Nancy
- 805 days ago - act.everytown.org
Target, which boasts on its website that between 80% and 90% of its customers are women, has no restrictions on customers carrying guns in its stores.
Tell Your Senators to Help Save Women's Lives ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: women, domestic violence, death, guns, society, sadness, safety, violence, murder )

Carrie
- 822 days ago - act.everytown.org
After the shooting near Santa Barbara, another community has been shattered by the gun of a sick man targeting women. Women are the target of far too many shootings in America. In fact, the majority of mass shootings in this country are domestic violence.
Mother's Day at the End of the World -- William Rivers Pitt
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, guns, politics, police, religion, rights, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 837 days ago - truth-out.org
Feed the phrase "toddler shot" into a Google search, and you'll get more than 80 million results.
15 Years After Columbine, How "Never Again" Became "Oh, Well"
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, violence, guns )

David
- 853 days ago - motherjones.com
the headline says enough, read the article.....sorry to those of you who live in more civilized countries since the article is really US focused
The State of Georgia Bring Your Guns Everywhere Bill
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns Everywhere Bill, Georgia, Wild West, guns, Gov. Nathan Deal )

Dandelion
- 855 days ago - gpb.org
Allows firearms in churches, bars, government buildings. The bill also bars sheriffs from asking someone with a gun if he or she has a license. Bill waives criminal prosecution of felons using illegal firearms in the commission of a crime of self-defense.
 

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