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Gun Debate: US Represents 4.4% of World’s Population, Own 46% of World’s Guns

Gun Debate: US Represents 4.4% of World’s Population, Own 46% of World’s Guns

GUN DEBATE:  Gun ownership in the U.S. is at an all-time, as gun violence continues to plague certain pockets of the U.S. Six month old Jonylah Watkins was shot multiple times on a Chicago street in a drive-by shooting, as her father changed her diapers. She died Tuesday morning. Numbers […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Gun Control, Gun Violence, Latest News
GOP Pollster Frank Luntz:  “Don’t Think the NRA is Listening” to Americans Over Gun Control After Newtown Shooting

GOP Pollster Frank Luntz: “Don’t Think the NRA is Listening” to Americans Over Gun Control After Newtown Shooting

Conservative pollster Frank Luntz says the National Rifle Association isn’t listening to Americans, as it digs in on any new gun control measures in the wake of the Newtown shooting massacre that claimed 26 lives and the Webster firefighter shooting. He told Politico that the NRA is “out of touch.” […]

by · December 26, 2012 · Gun Violence, Politics, Sandy Hook
Lester Davis Being Held on $400K Bail For Firing Gun in Barbershop Over Spat About Newtown Shooting Massacre

Lester Davis Being Held on $400K Bail For Firing Gun in Barbershop Over Spat About Newtown Shooting Massacre

A discussion about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre leads to Lester Davis allegedly firing his gun in the direction of another man at the All Cuts Barber Shop in Wentzville,  MO.  St. Louis Post-Dispatch: One of the patrons was discussing last week’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown […]

by · December 20, 2012 · Gun Violence, Sandy Hook
President Obama Urges Congress to Vote in Early 2013 to Ban Assault Weapons, High Capacity Magazines

President Obama Urges Congress to Vote in Early 2013 to Ban Assault Weapons, High Capacity Magazines

President Obama talked about gun control in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre that claimed the lives of 20 children and six teachers in Newtown, CT, last Friday. He set a January deadline for gun control proposal. He appointed Vice President Joe Biden to led the […]

by · December 19, 2012 · Barack Obama, Gun Violence, Sandy Hook

Violent Weekend in Paterson NJ Leaves Three Dead, a Woman Wounded in Separate Incidents, No Suspect in Custody

PATERSON GUN VIOLENCE:  Three people shot to death, a woman wounded during a violent weekend in Paterson, NJ. Police said none of the shootings were connected and no suspects are in custody. The first shooting occurred late Friday at a city sports bar, where the victim was pronounced dead at […]

by · August 5, 2012 · Gun Violence