Read Gabby Giffords' Fierce, Powerful Piece on Today's GOP Filibuster

In a New York Times' Op-Ed entitled "A Senate in the Gun Lobby’s Grip", Gabby Giffords' joins Obama in unleashing hell on the Republicans (and four Democrats) who filibustered the bipartisan gun background-check proposal earlier today: "Senators say they fear the N.R.A. and the gun lobby. But I think that fear must… »4/17/13 11:30pm4/17/13 11:30pm


Annie, Get Your Pretty Gun: The NRA Is on Pinterest

When most of us think of Pinterest we think of gorgeous photos of food and flowers, inspirational cityscapes, ideas for paper crafts, kids clothes, and jewelry. Generally, guns are not the first thing that come to mind, unless you are an NRA member, of course, in which case guns are the only thing that comes to mind.… »3/27/12 11:40am3/27/12 11:40am

A Third-Grader Brings a Gun to School. You Sadly Know What Happens Next.

Sadly, shootings at high schools and colleges have come to seem all too common, but in a disturbing development, yesterday there was one at an elementary school near Seattle. A boy apparently brought a gun in his backpack to his third grade class, and it accidentally went off and wounded an 8-year-old girl. The… »2/23/12 10:00am2/23/12 10:00am