Following massive protests and echoing a changing tide in American politics, some major businesses have decided to sever business deals with the National Rifle Association. This is all in response to protests following the Valentine’s Day school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida which left 17 students and staff dead. Customer … Continued
In response to the Parkland, Florida school shooting on Wednesday in which at least 17 people were killed, the New York Daily News is giving Republicans hell for continuing to accept money from the National Rifle Association. The NY Daily News took to Twitter to chastise the GOP on their profiteering off mass murder, as … Continued
Republicans seek to override local gun safety laws.
The NRA is fighting them at every turn.
The No. 2 Republican in the Senate, Texas Senator John Cornyn, said on Tuesday that he will introduce a background check bill for gun purchases. This is in response to the mass shooting at the Sutherland Springs Baptist church in Texas, where Devin Patrick Kelley killed 26 people, half of them children, on Sunday. The … Continued
Have we reached a tipping point?
[DIGEST: CNN; Huffpost Politics; NYTimes] Is any group powerful enough to stop the NRA? Mass shootings are growing commonplace across the United States: Approximately 30,000 people are killed with firearms every year in the U.S. Many of those killed are children; there have been 142 school shootings in the U.S. since 2013. According to the … Continued