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Liam Neeson Speaks Out On Guns: His Opinion May Surprise You

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Actor Liam Neeson is no fan of the Second Amendment despite the content of many of his films. In the past decade or so, Neeson has arguably rebooted his career by starring in movies, such as the Taken franchise, that prominently feature lots of gunplay and hand-to-hand combat. Despite his action hero screen persona (and… Read more »

Rick Ross Begs People Not To Bring Guns to Wingstop

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Rapper Rick Ross has been going beyond the music industry and expanding his business ventures, buying up lots of Wingstop locations across the country. Ross is encouraging people to visit his restaurants, but under one condition: don’t bring a gun. Rick Ross spoke with The Huffington Post about his Wingstop locations and his opinions on… Read more »

Second Amendment Group Set To Sue Connecticut School Over Political Bias

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The Connecticut high school accused of political bias because of blocking conservative websites, is about to be sued by the Second Amendment Foundation. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, student Andrew Lampart found the alleged partisan research limits while working on a senior paper at Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury. The internet firewall utilized by… Read more »

Gun Control: Why Passing More Laws Will Not Stop Mass Shootings

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Passing more gun control laws will not prevent the tragic mass shootings and school shootings which have sadly become commonplace in America. The state of California and the city of Chicago have had some of the most stringent gun laws on the books for years, yet both continue to be home to mounting crime rates…. Read more »

NRA Condemns Long Guns In Public As ‘Weird,’ ‘Scary’

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The National Rifle Association, or NRA, has been under fire in recent years for what many gun control supporters feel is an unreasonable stance regarding America’s relationship with firearms. But in their most recent statement, even the NRA has condemned the new gun debate concerning long guns and public spaces. In recent weeks, a spate… Read more »

Gun Crime Is Way Down, Though Americans Think The Opposite

Gun Crime Not That Big Of An Issue, Study Claims

New gun crime statistics reveal that the issue of gun violence could be overblown. According to a new study, the volume of gun crime is way down from where it was in the mid-1990s. (By “gun crime,” the study authors are including “killings, assaults, robberies, and other crimes,” the L.A. Times reports.) In spite of… Read more »

Smart Gun Sales: Who Will Brave The Death Threats?

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A Maryland gun shop owner just became the second dealer since March to offer smart guns for sale then immediately reconsider after facing a violent backlash from gun-rights activists who fear their Second Amendment rights will be tarnished. Andy Raymond, owner of Engage Armament in Rockville, announced around the middle of the week that he… Read more »

New NRA Video Goes After Michael Bloomberg And ‘His Millions’

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A new NRA video taking on former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his deep pockets was unveiled during the National Rifle Association’s 2014 convention. Gun rights group CEO and Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre released the NRA commercial in the early afternoon and it soon after was on its way to going viral. Bloomberg’s gun… Read more »

A Secret Gun Registry? You’ll Never Believe Who Already Has It

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The NRA has been organizing against a secret database of all gun owners, a list compiled by the government of lawful, legal firearms registrants or simply buyers in states with more lax gun laws. It’s long been a fear of gun owners that a gun registry would come into effect, placing gun owners alongside sex… Read more »

Trayvon Martin’s Lesson: Clearly, We Must Arm All Black Youth

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After the Trayvon Martin case’s sad, sorry conclusion in Florida this week, you’d be very hard pressed to find the rare American who isn’t saddened over the young life so quickly ended during a 7-11 run — they’re out there, still tweeting about “thugs” and “lean” or being siblings with George Zimmerman, but most people… Read more »

Nikki Goeser: ‘How Gun Control Killed My Husband’

Nikki Goeser Tells How Gun Control Killed Her Husband

Nikki Goeser had a life most people only dream about. She was married to a great guy named Ben, and they were deeply and genuinely in love. Attractive, intelligent, and determined, Nikki graduated from university with a degree in psychology, she worked at a local college by day, and, at night, Nikki and Ben ran… Read more »

NRA Shirt Teen Facing A Year In Jail For Talking, Not Talking

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A teen’s NRA shirt controversy may land him in jail for more than a year, and 14-year-old Jared Marcum is headed to trial over a spat that erupted after he refused to remove the shirt or turn it inside out. Marcum is an eighth grade student in West Virginia, and the NRA shirt the teen… Read more »