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The Adler- It's not about the rifle, it's about our rights

For those who don’t know, the Adler A110 is a lever-action shotgun  manufactured in Turkey. It is available in a variety of barrel lengths and magazine sizes. 565 more words

Politics

From NY Times Dealbook: Gun Control Advocates Team Up With Big Law

Gun Control Advocates Team Up With Big Law (12/8/2016)

Fighting against gun violence has often been a lonely task for activists, who on their own were dwarfed by the size of the gun lobby.But now, gun control advocates have  147 more words

SOCIETY

The NRA’s Convenient Gun-Reform Policy

Let us recall the words of abolitionist Lloyd Garrison in this process of truth telling: “ I will be as harsh as truth, and as uncompromising as justice.” 215 more words

Community

Caution! This may make you cry!

“Northern Territory Police on Monday destroyed more than 70 firearms worth around $60,000 in a fiery display. The firearms were a combination of seized and surrendered items.” (Source: Facebook)

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Politics

Can gun background checks help prevent school shootings?

The chance a child will get shot at school is significantly lower if their state has mandatory background checks, according to a study released Wednesday in the journal Injury Prevention. 545 more words

News

27 years after the Montreal massacre, gun control in Canada is as lax as ever

On December 6, 1989, Marc Lépine shot and killed 14 women at Université de Montréal’s École Polytechnique, before turning his (legally registered) semi-automatic gun on himself. 301 more words

Canada

Obama expresses grief as he explains his plan in preventing more mass shootings

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President Obama began to shed tears while he discussed the deaths of Newtown children in a speech he gave in January to explain his plan on using executive action for stricter gun laws. 47 more words

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