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Society & Culture  (tags: Walmart, crickett firearms, children, danger, safety, guns, gun violence, ethics, family, society, violence )

- 1293 days ago -
Walmart, the American multinational retail giant, currently sells1 Crickett Firearms, a line of rifles that are marketed to very young children under the tagline "My First Rifle."2 These weapons often look like toys, coming in colors like pink and orange.
There Will Be Another Mass Shooting. This Is What the Data Tell Us About It
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, mass shootings, gun control, gun violence, society, safety, sadness, death, murder, government, abuse, politics )

- 1435 days ago -
The next mass shooting will take place on February 12, 2014, in Spokane, Washington. It will be committed by an emotionally disturbed, 38 year-old white man who will kill seven people and wound six more at a place he used to work using a semi-automatic...
Father Tells 6-Year-Old With 3 Years of Gun Training to Lie After Shooting Sister in Face (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, gun violence, gun control, lies, violence, family, children, law, ethics, society, corruption, crime, safety, news )

- 1435 days ago -
In late August, WKBT reported that Jackson County Sheriff's deputies were called to a home in the Town of Alma, where the 4-year-old girl had been struck in the side of the head with a shotgun blast.
Aaron Alexis Identified As Alleged Navy Yard Shooter
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington D.C. Navy yard shooting, gun violence, mass shooting, Aaron Alexis, death, crime, violence, society, sadness, news )

- 1436 days ago -
Alexis, 34, originally of Fort Worth, Texas, recently began working at the Navy yard as a civilian contractor, the station reported.
Obama: 'We Are Confronting Yet Another Mass Shooting' [Video]
Society & Culture  (tags: Obama, Americans, gun violence, Washington D.C., Navy yard, death, society, safety, sadness, ethics, crime, news )

- 1436 days ago -
"These are men and women who were going to work, doing their job protecting all of us. They're patriots," Obama continued. "And they know the dangers of serving abroad, but today they faced the unimaginable violence that they wouldn't have expected here..
How Much Do You Know About Gun Violence and the NRA? Take the QUIZ
Society & Culture  (tags: Gun violence, death, murder, quiz, test your knowledge )

- 1644 days ago -
President Obama has a big plan to deal with gun violence, including universal background checks. But the NRA is already mobilizing against him. How much do you know about the gun violence in the U.S. and the NRA agenda? Take this short quiz to find out
Second Connecticut Senator Slams NRA For Offensive Newtown Shooting Remarks
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, americans, gun violence, NRA, abuse, crime, children, sadness, safety, news, politics, government, society, ethics )

- 1650 days ago -
This past weekend, Wisconsin NRA lobbyist Bob Welch declared at the group's annual meeting that they would soon continue weakening the nation's gun laws, but would have to wait for the "Connecticut effect" to blow over first.
US Gun Violence By the Numbers
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, crime, gun violence, law, politics, society, children, government )

- 1672 days ago -
US gun policy that allows kids, criminals and terrorists to access military style weapons and handguns without any reasonable restrictions or even detection in 32 states where there isn't even a criminal background check requirement for all gun sales.
Gun Rhetoric Vs. Gun Facts
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, crime, culture, education, ethics, Facts, family, freedoms, government, gun violence, interesting, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, violence )

- 1677 days ago -
The mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., has reignited a national debate on gun control. As elected leaders begin the dialogue, some facts are clear -- there has been a massive increase in gun sales. Some things are not so clear -- such as whether -->
How the NRA Exploits Violent Movies to Sell Gun and More Guns
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, NRA, movie violence, climate of fear, society, gun violence, mass shootings, violent movies )

- 1689 days ago -
The National Rifle Association (NRA)-the public face of the American gun industry-scurries into a period of silence after a shocking mass shooting. Some imagine that the NRA was engaged in soul searching.....not true....
Sandy Hook School Shooting: Victims' Names Released
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, children, culture, society, gun violence, law, media, politics, sadness, rights, safety, americans, abuse, government, family, death )

- 1711 days ago -
The gunman who killed 27 people, including 20 children, on Friday targeted a school to which he had no apparent connection -- forcing his way in and spraying classrooms with a weapon designed to kill across a battlefield, authorities said.
India: Gun Culture - and Gun Violence - on the Rise
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, India, safety, gun violence, violence, culture, media, interesting, politics, news, law, humans )

- 2436 days ago -
As India gets rich, it's trading Gandhi for guns.

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