Category Archives: Gun Control

“Stand Your Ground” or is it “License to Murder”?

“Stand Your Ground” laws allow various scenarios for someone to murder and get away with it, if they so choose to do so. For example: if someone who is a racist decides

Imagine: America without the GOP

Legislative roadblocks, religious extremism, Tea Party bigotry, and favoritism to wealthy interests in the form of huge tax cuts and deregulation for chemical polluters of our air and water. All this along

The Gun Violence That Never Stops

Senseless killing, blamed on mental illness, as though somehow we in America must always be on the lookout for those who are deranged, depressed and angry at the world. It is true

Forty Gun Rights Advocates Use Intimidation against Four Moms

There is an average of 30,000 gun related deaths every year in the United States and that number continues to climb. Most everyone accepts that guns are a part of America, thanks

Just another Mass Shooting in America: 12 Killed in Washington D.C.

There is yet another mass shooting , this time in Washington D.C., at a U.S. Naval shipyard. The shooter, Aaron Alexis was a Navy Reservist and supposedly was having some serious mental

Zimmerman Says It Was “All God’s Plan”

George Zimmerman, the man who shot Trayvon Martin after following him because he looked suspicious, and the fact he was black and wearing a hoodie with the hood pulled up – it

Ricin Letter Sender Can Say Goodbye to Family and Guns

When citizens of this country take it upon themselves to threaten our president or any public official, they should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, to set an example

Gun Rights Advocates Pushing Recalls May Backfire

In Colorado, there is an effort to remove the state senate president, John Morse because of his support for gun control, along with a few other Colorado lawmakers who pushed through new

“No” Vote on Gun Control Will Resonate at Polls Election Day

A great deal of anger and frustration is being felt by many of us Americans who feel that the U.S. Senate has let us down.  We elect senators based on the premise

Senate Republican Filibuster Out of Step with American People

Fourteen Republicans in the U.S. Senate have decided to filibuster an upcoming vote on a gun control bill, including their leader, Mitch McConnell (KY). A majority of Americans wants sensible gun control