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Groceries, Not Guns: Send Kroger a Message ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: gun violence, gun laws, gun control, families, children, safety, ethics, rights, society, violence, women )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - act.everytown.org
Kroger, the largest grocery chain in the country, has policies that allow customers to openly carry guns in its stores -- where moms and their kids shop every day. Please keep your employees, customers, and their families safe from the threat of gun...
"Your Dead Kids Don't Trump My Constitutional Rights"
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, death, children, crime, gun violence, society, rights, government, ethics, family, law, safety )

Carrie
- 96 days ago - dailykos.com
Conservative sensitivity at its finest, courtesy of Samuel "Joe the Plumber" Wurzelbacher. Speaking in a time of great tragedy, Wurzelbacher's only response to a grieving father discussing his son's right to live is the right of Americans to be armed to..
Send Love To Fort Hood ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Fort Hood, violence, condolences, family, culture, gun violence )

Nancy
- 148 days ago - action.sandyhookpromise.org
Send Your Love to the Families, Friends and Colleagues of Those Killed and Injured at Fort Hood
TELL WALMART: STOP SELLING GUNS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Walmart, crickett firearms, children, danger, safety, guns, gun violence, ethics, family, society, violence )

Carrie
- 207 days ago - csgv.org
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 )

Carrie
- 349 days ago - theatlanticwire.com
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 )

Carrie
- 349 days ago - rawstory.com
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 )

Carrie
- 350 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
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 )

Carrie
- 350 days ago - nationalmemo.com
"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 )

Angelika
- 558 days ago - weareultraviolet.org
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 )

Carrie
- 565 days ago - thinkprogress.org
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 )

Carrie
- 586 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
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 )

Kit
- 591 days ago - factcheck.org
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 )

Betsy
- 603 days ago - tomdiazgunsandgangs.com
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 )

Carrie
- 625 days ago - washingtonpost.com
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 )

Cal
- 1351 days ago - globalpost.com
As India gets rich, it's trading Gandhi for guns.
 

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