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"Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest."
Mahatma Gandhi
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At the same time gun rights are being debated by state lawmakers, residents of Eatonville in increasing numbers are making use of an in-town ... Meanwhile, in Olympia, the Legislature has been debating gun legislation and pro-gun activists have been holding public demonstrations during the 2018 ...
The teens have sparred with gun-rights activists on social media, given many television interviews and spoken at vigils that doubled as rallies for safer gun laws. Some teens have been critical of President Donald Trump for failing to mention guns in his comments about the attack. Others have pointed out ...

But not so fast, says Maj Toure-a Second Amendment activist and founder of Black guns Matter. "We're a firearms safety, training and education organization. We go around to areas around the country and inform people about their Second Amendment rights," said Toure. Toure says the answer to limiting ...
So far, the teens have sparred with gun-rights activists on social media, given many television interviews and spoken at vigils that doubled as rallies for safer gun laws. A social media campaign under the hashtag #neveragain also took off on twitter, and another student did an "ask me anything" chat on ...
Some Americans who have firearms safely stored in their home, won't bring this topic up lest others think they are Second Amendment zealots with a ... judicial activism -- all dangerous misconceptions that perpetuate and strengthen the politicization of Second Amendment issues and mass shootings.
Less a traditional history than a theory of American violence, Loaded examines the function and status of the Second Amendment, from colonization to modern mass shootings and the inclusion of the gun rights platform in conservative politics. Dunbar-Ortiz undercuts the more evident aspects of the United ...

"If you turned on cable news last night and this morning, it's safe to say you didn't get the news," the host said on her show, "S.E. Cupp Unfilltered." "That's because, when it comes to guns, news anchors take off their journalist hats and put on their activist hats." Cupp, a vocal Second Amendment supporter, ...
While the film plunged Fitzgerald into the midst of the gun control-versus-gun rights debate, he argues that he "didn't set out to make a film about guns at all. I set out to make a film about the ... 101 Seconds also delves into the lives of some of Oregon's Second Amendment rights activists. Unfortunately, their ...
The Supreme Court has said that the Second Amendment protects an individual right to possess a firearm unconnected with service in a militia and the Fourteenth Amendment's Due Process Clause incorporates the Second Amendment right, but the Second Amendment right is not unlimited. It follows that ...
HYANNIS -- Hunters and gun rights activists traded jeers with animal rights advocates picketing outside a gun shop on Barnstable Road on Saturday to voice opposition to what the store is calling its "first annual Coyote Contest." "Killing animals for pleasure is the number-one symptom of psychopathy," ...
ANNAPOLIS -- Delegate William Folden, who is also a Frederick police officer, weighed in after two gun rights supporters were arrested while ... The men were arrested by Capitol police while taking part in a pro-Second Amendment demonstration on the sidewalk bordering College Avenue near the State ...
District Judge Thomas B. Griffith, who wrote the court's opinion, said D.C.'s requirement violated the U.S. Constitution. "We conclude that (longstanding exceptions aside) carrying beyond the home, even in populated areas, even without special need, falls within the [Second] Amendment's coverage, indeed ...
Michael Cargill, a Second Amendment activist and gun shop owner shown speaking last November, is one of at least three Log Cabin Republican members who were initially rejected for precinct chair seats with the Travis County GOP. The party approved Cargill for a post in January. NICK WAGNER ...
More gun free zones are in the sights of gun rights activists after the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously shot down one around public parks. ... any valid explanation of how the law would achieve that goal and doesn't survive the heightened scrutiny that applies to burdening Second Amendment rights.
Nick Wagner Michael Cargill, a Second Amendment activist and gun shop owner shown speaking last November, is one of at least three Log Cabin Republican members who were initially rejected for precinct chair seats with the Travis County GOP. The party approved Cargill for a post in January.
SPRINGFIELD -- More gun free zones are in the sights of gun rights activists after the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously shot down one around public ... explanation of how the law would achieve that goal and doesn't survive the heightened scrutiny that applies to burdening Second Amendment rights.
While some state-level gun rights provisions were adopted in the era of George Washington and others have been added in recent decades, they have all ... The gains of recent years and fundamental, Second Amendment rights must not be left vulnerable to either a runaway legislature or activist judge that ...

More gun free zones are in the sights of gun rights activists after the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously shot down one around public parks. ... any valid explanation of how the law would achieve that goal and doesn't survive the heightened scrutiny that applies to burdening Second Amendment rights.
More gun free zones are in the sights of gun rights activists after the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously shot down one around public parks. ... any valid explanation of how the law would achieve that goal and doesn't survive the heightened scrutiny that applies to burdening Second Amendment rights.
The Deeper Dig: Grappling with gun rights ... Members of gun owners groups argued that these bills would do nothing to make the state safer, and warned that minor restrictions on gun rights could lead to more drastic bills in ... But activists on both sides are taking the opportunity to make their voices heard.
A man fatally shot in New Orleans has been identified as a Black Lives Matter activist known for his leap through police tape at a South Carolina demonstration last year as he attempted to seize a Confederate battle flag from a protester. A police officer answering a call about gunfire early Tuesday found ...
Photo by Taylor McAvoy of the WNPA Olympia News Bureau gun rights supporters gathered on the steps of the Capitol building for a rally on Jan. 12. By: By Taylor ... Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on second amendment rights. Representative Matt ...
"Under the guidance of Ed Nicely, Ed's gun Shop is a focal point for gun rights in North Carolina," said Glen Caroline, director, Grassroots Programs and Campaign Field Operations, NRA-ILA. "Ed's Gun Shop exemplifies exactly what a Second Amendment Activist Center should be - a gathering point for ...
gun rights activists call for a halt to five firearm bills. Published by ... Olympia - About 100 gun rights supporters rallied on the steps of the Capitol building in Olympia on Friday, Jan. 12. ... Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on second amendment rights.
If it were not for New Jersey Second Amendment Society members, activists and supporters, Meg would be rotting in prison for New Jersey's "liberal values." We spoke to Meg and she personally wants to thank New Jersey Second Amendment Society and our supporters for all of their tireless effort to free ...
gun owners and 2nd amendment rights activists have made their voices heard last week at a large, organized rally on the steps of the Washington state Capitol. Around 100 people, many with weapons on their hips or slung over their shoulder, listened to speeches from lawmakers and gun advocates ...
It does advocate for the Second Amendment rights of Texans and provides information, as appropriate, for the consideration of voters about the positions ... to the attention of Open Carry Texas that a candidate for the 322nd District Court position has, in a prior judicial capacity, engaged in judicial activism, ...
Dick Saslaw, D-Fairfax, asked Philip Van Cleave, who heads the gun-rights group Virginia citizens Defense League, what was the good of such devices. ... Nick Freitas, a Culpeper County Republican seeking the GOP nomination for the U.S. Senate, thanked the gun-rights activists for showing up after "a ...
The group's annual rally drew a handful of lawmakers who urged the crowd to keep the faith on Second Amendment rights after an election that saw ... Nick Freitas, a Culpeper County Republican seeking the GOP nomination for the U.S. Senate, thanked the gun-rights activists for showing up after "a lot of ...
Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on second amendment rights. Representative Matt Shea, R-Spokane said that these laws would restrict freedoms of law abiding gun owners and they won't reduce crime. "A new law isn't going to stop bad people," he ...
Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on Second Amendment rights. Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, said that these laws would restrict freedoms of law-abiding gun owners and they won't reduce crime. "A new law isn't going to stop bad people," he said.
Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on Second Amendment rights. Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, said that these laws would restrict freedoms of law-abiding gun owners and they won't reduce crime. "A new law isn't going to stop bad people," he said.
Banning them, she said, would only make current regulations more accurate, not infringe on second amendment rights. Representative Matt Shea, R-Spokane said that these laws would restrict freedoms of law abiding gun owners and they won't reduce crime. "A new law isn't going to stop bad people," he ...
But as they have for several sessions, gun rights activists vowed Friday to fight those and any other restrictions on what they believe are rights guaranteed by the Constitution. A well-armed crowd of about 100 on the north steps of the domed Legislative Building shouted "Shame!" as a member of the gun ...
The urban-focused Second Amendment rights group, Black guns Matter, has joined up to sponsor the world's largest gun show set for Jan. 23-26 in Las Vegas. ... rights activist." His national gun rights and education group has been adopted in many cities and created spin-offs like Chicago Guns Matter.
The NRA-trolls and gun-nuts took their speedy and usual stance during the most recent Colorado shooting, saying it's "too soon" to rush to judgment about this deadly massacre. It took only hours to reveal that this week's murderous shooter, Matthew Riehl, was armed with mental illness and a rifle.
A gun rights activist who once dubbed her shooting range a "Muslim Free Zone" has announced her bid for governor of Arkansas. Jan Morgan, a former journalist turned gun range owner, said in a campaign video that she would be challenging the state's current, Republican governor in the GOP primary in ...
Toure believes that educating people about the Second Amendment leads not only to responsible gun owners but responsible citizens. Black guns Matter offers free classes for everybody on firearm safety, gun regulations and how to apply for a license to carry in your town. He stresses the basics - from ...
Susan Olsen, a prominent gun-rights activist, was volunteering as a Republican observer to watch the recount between incumbent Democrat Andrew Hosmer and Republican Harold French. Olsen claimed that when she asked counters to move ballots closer so she could better see them, Rogers, who was ...
Ed Asner--who played Lou Grant on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and the spin-off Lou Grant, and who was also the voice of the old man in Up--is part of the grand old (disappearing) American tradition of leftist Jewish activists in the arts. He vocally opposed US military involvement in Central America ...
gun rights activists spent record amounts last year to elect Republicans -- but aren't likely to get their biggest wish, nationwide concealed carry ... "There are a number of Democrats who are up for reelection from pro-Second Amendment states who would be hard-pressed to defy the wishes of their ...
As U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson's H.R. 38 ("national concealed handgun reciprocity") lurches through Congress, gun control advocates wail it will severely threaten public safety and put law enforcement at risk. Hand-wringing is unwarranted. "Shall issue" concealed handgun laws - wherein law-abiding ...
Anticipating histrionic criticisms from the anti-Second Amendment activists and media, it's important to emphasize what the legislation does not do. The act does not in any way allow those prohibited from carrying firearms due to criminal conviction or other ineligibility to suddenly acquire the ability to arm ...
Hours before campus carry activist Antonia Okafor was set to present a speech at Hampshire College titled "women Empowerment and the Second Amendment," the event was abruptly canceled by the administration on Wednesday night. However, the university is pushing back against the characterization ...
Salon reports that activists focusing on the connection between domestic abuse and acts of gun violence have become a focal point of legislative change, with surprising results. According to WBALTV, a rally held on Tuesday in Annapolis, Maryland, actually won some Second Amendment rights activists to ...
Maria Butina, a Russian gun rights activist, was part of a group that sought Clay's help in arranging a meeting with the campaign in June 2016 ...
... have consulted with a diverse group of Second Amendment activists ... New Jersey Second Amendment Society is already formulating new ...
gun control activists congregated on one side of the room, many ... in Massachusetts is that the Second Amendment is barely recognized in the ...
Know the facts: anti-gun activists utilize emotional grief to line their pockets ... The Second Amendment is under siege now more than ever. ... At the end of the day, gun rights are not about Democrat vs. ... Amendment Institute, which promotes the Second Amendment through education and activism.
There was a huge "activism" gap, however, with a much higher percentage of gun rights supporters contributing money to organizations ...


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