Category Archives: 2nd Amendment

Welcome to America in 2017: Being White, Conservative, and Christian means getting a free pass, even for terrorism

An Ocala man made at least 10 explosive devices in hopes of blowing up Targets along the East Coast in an elaborate and deadly scheme to buy cheap stocks of… Read more »

Remember, White Christian extremists can’t be terrorists

A white supremacist planned a terror attack “in the spirit of Dylann Roof” on a South Carolina synagogue, the FBI alleges. Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell, 29, of Conway, South Carolina… Read more »

The definition of “monster”: “You can take a look at what the Constitution says, which is what I do”

The House of Representatives on Thursday evening voted to overturn an Obama-era rule that had been put in place to prevent people with severe mental illnesses from buying firearms. The… Read more »

“It’s no time to be political”…because guns have rights, too

"It's no time to be political," @FLGovScott says after noting that he called Pence and Trump, not Obama in the wake of FLL shooting. — Jeff Zeleny (@jeffzeleny) January 6,… Read more »

They shall beat their swords into plowshares

PORTLAND, Ore. — As Reverend Jeremy Lucas and others sang hymns at Christ Church Episcopal in Lake Oswego, an AR-15 rifle on the ground nearby faced a new fate. On… Read more »

#ThoughtsAndPrayers: When taking meaningful action is a bridge too far

WASHINGTON ― The Brady Campaign To Prevent Gun Violence released a new book…and the title says it all: #ThoughtsAndPrayers: Comforting Tweets From Powerful Hypocrites. The book is literally just pages… Read more »