Nadia Prupis, staff writer
At least 16 people were arrested during a peace vigil outside the National Rifle Association (NRA) on Tuesday, as activists staged a "die-in" to demand gun reform in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando earlier this month. The demonstration, organized by the peace group CODEPINK, began Monday night and lasted into Tuesday morning as activists...
Nika Knight, staff writer
In a failure reminiscent of previous attempts to tighten gun laws following a...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. President Barack Obama met with attorney general Loretta Lynch on Monday to discuss potential executive actions for gun control. (Photo: Reuters)
Violence prevention groups are demanding that U.S. President Barack Obama 'put...


Blood on America's tracks, and more evidence it leads right to grisly profits. To wit: The NRA paid nine lawmakers over $22 million to leave them alone; gun manufacturers admit Newtown's small bodies and other slaughters have helped gun sales and profits - cue a cursory “obviously we are all shocked” but they “respond to market pressures” - and now the Shopping Channel's new Gun TV will sell more. But not to worry: Every hour of hawking guns will include three minutes of safety training.

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