Gun Control and the Potential of Slaughter – Aitkin Independent Age

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Gun control and the potential of slaughter
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My question is: Will this shooting open up a conversation again for stricter gun control laws now that it literally has hit home to its members of Congress? In the weeks and months ahead there will be a lot of talk about this but if history is an ...
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Right-to-Carry Laws Make Violent Crime Rates Worse, Law Professor Finds – snopes.com

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Right-to-Carry Laws Make Violent Crime Rates Worse, Law Professor Finds
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The book – which was updated in 2000 and 2010 – has proven controversial, but has been highly influential among gun rights advocates, and formed a central part of the wider policy debate over gun control and violent crime, in the intervening years.

The NRA Doesn’t Care About Philando Castile’s Gun Rights – HuffPost

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The NRA Doesn't Care About Philando Castile's Gun Rights
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Many gun owners, including NRA members, are outraged about this from a gun rights perspective, but interestingly, we haven't heard much from the NRA, which is usually very quick to come to the defense of gun owners who make the national news for ...
The NRA's Silence on Philando Castile's Death Is ShamefulCosmopolitan.com
The Police Video Of Philando Castile's Death Confirms He Didn't Have To DieThe Federalist
Rep. Justin Amash defends slain Minnesotan's Second Amendment rights: “What happened to Philando Castile was ...Rare.us
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I Preached About a Gun Rights Advocate. He Wasn’t Who I Thought. – USA TODAY

I preached about a gun rights advocate. He wasn't who I thought.
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Here's how it all went down. A few months ago, as part of a sermon series on the teachings of Jesus from Matthew's gospel, I preached a sermon called The Hardest Commandment. It was about the desperately difficult instruction Jesus gives us to love our ...

Survey Indicates Decrease in Gun Control Support – Concord Monitor

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Survey indicates decrease in gun control support
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A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows Americans have grown more divided over gun issues. The survey of adults showed about half favor gun-control measures while about half support preserving gun rights. The results underscore the divide in ...
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Pew study: Americans increasingly torn over gun issuesWSAW
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Old Questions but No New Answers in the Philando Castile Verdict – the New Yorker

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Old Questions But No New Answers in the Philando Castile Verdict
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It all depends on who possesses the gun. If he's a concealed-carry permit-holder, then he's in one of the most law-abiding demographics in America.” Colion Noir, an African-American gun-rights activist who serves as the face of the N.R.A.'s black ...

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Pew Survey: 52 Percent of Americans Want Stricter Gun Laws – Politico

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Pew survey: 52 percent of Americans want stricter gun laws
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Fifty-two percent of Americans believe that the country's gun laws should be more strict than they are today, according to a Pew Research poll conducted this spring. Thirty-four percent of people surveyed by Pew said they believe American gun laws ...

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Second Amendment Rally in Belchertown Draws ‘Toughest Sheriff,’ Gun Rights Activists – Amherst Bulletin

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Second Amendment rally in Belchertown draws 'toughest sheriff,' gun rights activists
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Joe Arpaio, center, former sheriff of Arizona's Maricopa County, talks with Robert Bliss, front right, of Ware, during the 4th Annual Flag Day Second Amendment Rally, Saturday, at Swift River Sportsman's Club in Belchertown. Arpaio spoke during the event.

Colorado Gun Rights Group Paying for Teachers to Arm Themselves in Classrooms – Mic

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Colorado gun rights group paying for teachers to arm themselves in classrooms
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Seventeen Colorado educators have undertaken the Faculty/Administrator Safety Training & Emergency Response program, which trains teachers on firearm use to turn them into first-line responders in the case of a school emergency. Bankrolling the ...

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