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Is the NRA a Good Ol' Boys Club?

The NRA (National Rifle Association of America) calls itself “America’s longest-standing civil rights organization.” By most definitions, civil rights refer to a “class of rights to protect individuals’ freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals. 456 more words

Culture

NRA: Donald Trump's Strongest Ally

Wayne LaPierre has just released a new video message on NRATV titled, “NRA: Donald Trump’s Strongest Ally.” In it, the NRA Executive Vice President and CEO discusses how gun owners and patriots defied the media and their elitists friends to send Donald J. 164 more words

Gun Rights

Shannon Watts Gets Attacked For The Usual Reason: Telling The Truth.

Yesterday Shannon Watts got into a Twitter kerfuffle with home-school queen Dana Loesch and gun-toting enthusiast Kimberly Corban about whether guns could be carried into the NRA’s annual meeting in Nashville.  665 more words

Blogs

Decrease in Public Safety: Another Part of the Trump Effect

In 2015 there were more mass shootings in the United States than days on the calendar. A large majority of the American people have expressed their belief in comprehensive background checks for all gun purchases; banning the sale of assault rifles and high-output magazines; and forbidding gun sales to any suspected terrorists on the “no-fly list.” Under a Trump presidency, and the control of both houses of congress by Republicans, none of that is likely to happen. 489 more words

"Ramon Casiano": Harlon Carter and the Perversion of the 2nd Amendment

“Ramon Casiano” is the song that opens the Drive By Trucker’s “American Band” album, one of this year’s greatest and most timely albums (second only to Beyonce’s “Lemonade”). 1,389 more words

Religion

ISIS Opens New Theme Park

ISIS is diversifying. Hobbled by mounting losses on the battlefield, the terrorist organization took to Facebook today to announce the opening of The ISIS Experience, a new theme park billed as a “dude ranch for terrorists.” And, in a sign of their growing business acumen, ISIS touted their partnership with the National Rifle Association, which will handle the park’s gun and ammo concession. 157 more words

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