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?

“Never point a gun at someone unless you mean to do them harm.”

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Gallery if Dads Pointing Guns at Daughters’ Prom Dates Is Confusing

Gallery of Dads Pointing Guns at Daughters’ Prom Dates Is Confusing

Gallery of Dads Pointing Guns at Daughters’ Prom Dates Is Confusing

Zach Rosenberg can’t tell if he’s supposed to laugh or cringe at a series of online photos showing fathers aiming guns at their daughter’s prom dates.

A Kinder, Modernized Second Amendment

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Are threats and intimidation the M.O. of gun rights activists? Chris Hicke delves into one of the more divisive topics facing our nation today.

What Could Possibly Go Wrong? New Georgia Law Allows Guns Virtually Everywhere

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Vehemently opposed by Georgia law enforcement officials, county commissioners and the TSA, the Safe Carry Protection Act will go into effect July 1, 2014.

A Tale of Two Tragedies

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Paul Blest on two heartwrenching tragedies and what we can learn from them.

A Murder of Crows or Boys Will Be Boys?

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The goal is simple–kill as many crows as possible.