Virginia lawmakers reject assault weapon ban after white supremacists said it would spark civil war

Democrat lawmakers helped reject the bill weeks after a gun rights demonstration took over Richmond Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/virginia-assault-weapon-ban-vicil-war-democrat-republican-white-supremacy-a9340186.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Associated Press reporters

Texas dispute ends in gunfire : ‘Over some toys, my brother got shot?’

Dr. Carlos Chapa was caught in gunfire at a Dallas, Texas Dave and Busters Sunday afternoon as two people fought over a stuffed animal, the DFW CBS affiliate reported. In what has become increasingly more common, a dispute was decided by guns when two arguing groups took their fight outside. The second thy exited, one […]

Thai gunman among 27 dead in ‘unprecedented’ mass shooting

A Thai soldier who killed at least 26 people before being shot dead in a mall by commandos went on the rampage because of a debt dispute, the kingdom’s premier said Sunday, offering the first official motive for the “unprecedented” shooting spree. Sharp-shooters brought an end to a 17-hour-ordeal when they killed the gunman on […]

#ImWithFred trends after father of Parkland victim kicked out of SOTU for protesting Trump’s gun control lies

“We’ve been listening to the NRA lies from Trump and his NRA allies in Congress for too many years… You represent all of us who want to shout at Trump and his enablers.” Gun control advocates on Wednesday emphasized their support for Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter Jaime was killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting two […]

GOP lawmaker can’t identify where the constitution says socialists ‘either go to prison or are shot’

The Montana Republican Party is facing another scandal over the use of violence to settle political disputes. “A Billings Republican legislator said Saturday he believes the U.S. Constitution calls for the shooting or jailing of those who identify as socialists,” the Billings Gazette reports. At a gathering of the state party on Friday, Garcia reportedly […]

Watch Mike Bloomberg’s very expensive Super Bowl ad about gun control

Mike Bloomberg isn’t afraid to throw around cash.  The low-polling presidential candidate dropped $11 million on a Super Bowl ad that that debuted on Thursday. The one-minute spot will run during the big game on Sunday and focuses on a key issue for the billionaire: gun control.  The ad tells the story of Calandrian Kemp, […]

“Once again, the Trump administration chose gun industry profits over public safety.”

“Once again, the Trump administration chose gun industry profits over public safety.” Gun control advocates slammed the Trump administration Thursday for siding with gun manufacturers and lobbyists after the White House slashed the oversight process for exporting weapons overseas. In a new rule entered into the Federal Register on Thursday, the administration shifted oversight of […]

Company condemns employee who waved pro-sex assault sign at Richmond gun rally — while wearing Trump mask

A masked right-wing gun protester appeared at the Virginia Capitol in Richmond Monday for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Unfortunately for him, however, his employee witnessed the sign the man was carrying. While he may have been wearing a Donald Trump mask, the logo of his company was still on his jacket, prompting […]

White nationalist speaker heckled for denying Holocaust at Virginia gun march: ‘You are literally a neo-Nazi’

A white nationalist speaker who has been affiliated with neo-Nazi rhetoric was caught on video denying the Holocaust at a pro-Second Amendment march in Richmond, Virginia. The remarks were made by former Proud Boy Jovanni Valle, who goes by the name Jovi Val. Video clips of Valle’s speech were shared on Twitter by writer Robert […]