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NRA Cares More About Selling Guns to Teachers Than Protecting Their Safety

NRA Cares More About Selling Guns to Teachers Than Protecting Their Safety
In the weeks since the Newtown, Connecticut massacre, we’ve learned about what it will mean for America, if the NRA gets its wishes and school teachers, students and visitors to schools can carry concealed guns. We’ve learned how contemptuous of the rights of other citizens the gun nutters are.
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Jon Stewart: NRA Ad One Big 'Elaborate, Avant-Guard' Joke

Jon Stewart: NRA Ad One Big 'Elaborate, Avant-Guard' Joke
Jon Stewart spent the first segment of Wednesday night's The Daily Show on the NRAs intensive lobbying against gun control, and their new ad going after his kids.
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If You Liked the NRA's Short Ad Attacking Obama's Daughters, You'll Love the Four Minute Version

If You Liked the NRA's Short Ad Attacking Obama's Daughters, You'll Love the Four Minute Version
The NRA has now released a four-and-a-half minute version of the ad in response to the Obama Administration's proposals to curb gun violence, going after members of the media, Obama's children, and anyone else who would get in the way of gun manufacturers' ability to sell their products.
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Obama Spotlights an Unlikely Supporter of Assault Weapons Ban: Ronald Reagan

Obama Spotlights an Unlikely Supporter of Assault Weapons Ban: Ronald Reagan
In his press conference on Wednesday to announce new proposals intended to help decrease gun violence, President Obama took the opportunity to shine a spotlight on an unlikely supporter of an assault weapons ban: Former President Ronald Reagan.
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NRA Nonsense: Five Political Cartoons About Guns In America

NRA Nonsense: Five Political Cartoons About Guns In America
With President Obama moving forward with stricter gun regulations, the NRA has gone on the offensive, attacking the President's daughters in a new ad labeled “pornography" by Morning Joe panelist Mike Barnicle.
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Despite NRA Panic, Gun Background Checks Good for Public, Economy

Despite NRA Panic, Gun Background Checks Good for Public, Economy
While everyone agrees that there is no one solution to lessening the number of deaths from firearms, one common sense proposal is almost universally supported — background checks for all gun purchases.
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NRA: Violent Video Games Are Bad, Unless It's Our Video Game

NRA: Violent Video Games Are Bad, Unless It's Our Video Game
The NRA has made it its mission to force the blame of gun violence onto everything except guns. Following the tragic shooting in Sandy Hook Elementary School where 20 children and six adults were gunned down, NRA president Wayne LaPierre was quick to place the blame on the influence of violent video games.
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Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Announced

Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Announced
Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday the names of 16 members of the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission. The expert panel will review current policy and make specific recommendations in the areas of public safety, with particular attention paid to school safety, mental health and gun violence prevention.
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Biden Gun Violence Meeting Interrupted by Another School Shooting

Biden Gun Violence Meeting Interrupted by Another School Shooting
Talking Points Memo editor Josh Marshall brings us today's edition of Not the Onion: CNN interrupting it's coverage of Vice President Joe Biden's meeting with the NRA to cover yet another school shooting.
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Shooting in CA: San Joaquin Valley High School

Shooting in CA: San Joaquin Valley High School
The shooting occurred about 9 a.m. at Taft Union High School, a community of fewer than 10,000 people amidst oil and natural gas production fields about 120 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
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