God, Guns, & Capitalism: A Recipe of Insanity

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When is enough, enough?!

Jose Canseco Shoots His Finger Off With His Handgun, And It’s Not Funny

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Mike Kasdan is treating José Canseco’s gun accident as an opportunity to talk about gun control and the disturbing statistics on gun-related injuries.

An Open Letter: The Right To Bear Arms … Or Bare Arms?

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Jennifer Weiss-Wolf asks why a school would embrace images of kids with guns as normal . . . while deeming girls baring arms, or legs, or shoulders a punishable offense.

Pistorius Verdict Reflects a Troubling Relationship With Guns

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The court heard repeatedly of the 27-year-old Paralympian’s chequered history with firearms.

We Agree. No Drugs, Alcohol, Sex for kids, but Guns OK?

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With all the controls we put in place to protect our kids and manage their behavior while young, why are we allowing them to use deadly firearms?

Do Guns Improve Safety?

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Should guns be used for safety? What do the numbers say?

Comedy About Guns, Racism, and Police Violence: It’s Funny Because It’s True. And That’s Not Funny.

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Michael Kasdan thanks his lucky stars for the Daily Show’s hard-hitting comedy and satire.

How To Sell Guns To Children

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We need to talk about this alarming new children’s book.

Good Guy With A Gun

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The son of a former licensed gun seller might seem an unlikely choice for a gun control advocate, but Mark Glaze is doing what he can, and honors the life of James Brady.

Why Has There Been No Legislative Action on Guns? Blame the Silent Majority.

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Stop blaming soft politicians and the NRA, and look in the mirror.

A Day w/o Gun Sanity = A Day with Senseless Death & Heartbreak

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Sending our kids to elementary school or college, attending a political rally or going to the movies, hanging out at the corner store or walking home with a snack, should not be a death sentence.

The Best Reporting on Guns in America

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In the wake of the shooting as UCSB, ProPublica has laid out the most revealing reporting about guns in America.

Guns Don’t Kill; Mentally Ill People Do…Wait, What?

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Deanne Shoyer revisits her 2012 thoughts on the Sandy Hook shootings questioning the rush to blame mental illness and/or autism in Elliot Rodger’s rage filled Santa Barbara mass shootings.

Chipotle Bans Guns, Now What?

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Does the debate over firearms always have to include overzealous displays and grant the loudest argument victory?