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Anti-LGBTQ Quotes from NRA Leaders

A list of some of the most offensive anti-LGBTQ quotes from National Rifle Association leaders, including board members and executives.

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8 Actions You Can Take to Stop Gun Violence in the Wake of Orlando

In the wake of the the worst mass shooting in U.S. history—at The Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2016—the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence has been receiving a constant stream of phone calls and emails from supporters asking what they can do to make positive change after this unthinkable tragedy.

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The Problem with Restraining Orders

[The following is a guest blog post by Kate Ranta, a survivor of gun-related domestic violence who advocates for survivors as a co-founder of Women Against the Violence Epidemic, and on her public Facebook page.] If you read Rolling Stone, like Upworthy, or if you’ve seen “Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA” by Brave […]

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The NRA, a Tax-Exempt Loaded with Private Interest

Many have written about the NRA’s (National Rifle Association of America) close ties with the firearms and ammunition industry. People have not sufficiently examined whether these ties should impact the tax-exempt status of the organization, however.

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Putting Secrecy Over Safety

None of us would think twice about seeing a stranger pull out a smartphone in a classroom, on a crowded bus, or at a sporting event. Smartphones are now ubiquitous in our society; everyone has one. But what if instead of a phone, they were pulling out a loaded gun?