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June 5th, 2018 - 1:56 pm § in Repugnants

Outspoken Parkland survivor’s home “swatted”

A 911 hoax call sent a SWAT team to the home of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student activist David Hogg Tuesday morning, claiming a person with a gun was barricaded inside. Hogg, 18, a survivor of a school shooting that took 17 lives in February, has become the face and voice of a renewed [...]

April 1st, 2018 - 10:19 am § in Politics, Repugnants

Michael Flynn Jr. says Parkland survivor’s parents didn’t beat him enough

Michael Flynn Jr. is lashing out at teenager David Hogg, a Florida school shooting survivor, for his gun control advocacy, saying his parents “didn’t smack this kid much” when he was growing up. Read story here. The comments by Flynn Jr., whose father has pleaded guilty to lying to[...]

March 25th, 2018 - 12:01 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

Signs of the times

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March 25th, 2018 - 11:57 am § in Politics, Repugnants

Yes, the NRA is this odious

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March 25th, 2018 - 11:28 am § in Politics, Repugnants

Veterans reply to the NRA

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March 24th, 2018 - 3:03 pm § in America, Politics, Repugnants

Nauseating NRA video mocks Parkland kids

They’re just kids. They’ve been through a horror. They deserve our compassion, sympathy, and support. But the NRA is viciously attacking them because they dare to question the laws that allow crazed killers easy access to guns. The gun used to kill their classmates and endanger their li[...]

February 20th, 2018 - 11:22 am § in Bill of Rights

This assault weapon ban didn’t need legislative action.

In less than a week, Scott Pappalardo’s viral video has garnered nearly 17 million views.[...]

February 2nd, 2017 - 11:17 pm § in Politics

GOP: Mentally ill should have guns

Look for Republicans to strip away every remaining restraint on weaponry. Earlier this week, it was reported the NRA’s top legislative priorities are (1) legalizing silencers, and (2) making a CCW permit issued by any state valid in all 50 states. So this probably was inevitable: “The H[...]

June 27th, 2016 - 12:18 pm § in Politics

Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can’t have guns

Gun control scored a major victory today. The Supreme Court upheld a federal law prohibiting persons convicted of domestic violence from buying or possessing guns. Read story here.    [...]