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  • Ex-NRA President Equates Gun Laws with Racism (Watch)

    Jan 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Discussing the prospects of gun control initiatives prompted by the Newtown, Conn. massacre, a former president of the National Rifle Association drew a comparison between attempts to ban guns and racism. Former NRA president Marion Hammer appearing on an episode of the NRA news show The Daily News on Wednesday. Host Ginny Simone said toward […]

  • NRA Breaks Silence, Calls for Armed Cop in Every School

    Dec 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Several hours after a national moment of silence was observed for those killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, the National Rifle Association made its first public comments about the tragedy, suggesting armed faculty and teachers could have prevented the shootings and calling on every school in the nation to have armed police guards […]

  • Michelle Obama Addresses Sandy Hook Tragedy in Open Letter

    Dec 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *One week after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that took the lives of 20 children and six adults, Michelle Obama has published an open letter addressing the tragedy in Connecticut’s Hartford Courant. The First Lady writes: “As a mother of two young daughters, my heart aches for you and your families. Like so many Americans, I wish there […]

  • Derek Jeter Calls Mom of Slain Sandy Hook Teacher

    Dec 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Derek Jeter called the mother of Victoria Soto, a young teacher killed while protecting her first-grade students at Sandy Hook Elementary School in last week’s Newtown tragedy. Jeter telephoned Donna Soto on Wednesday, the same day she buried her daughter, who was a huge fan of the New York Yankees, reports ESPN.com. Carlee Soto, Victoria’s […]

  • Obama Announces Gun Task Force; Jan. Deadline for Proposals

    Dec 19, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *President Barack Obama this afternoon confirmed that Vice President Joe Biden will lead a panel to combat gun violence in the aftermath of Friday’s mass shooting in Newtown, Conn, and he is calling for proposals to be handed to him by January. [Scroll down to watch.] “The fact that this problem is complex can no […]

  • Pundit: Most Mass Shooters White; Only Group Not Racially Profiled

    Dec 17, 12 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *David Sirota, a columnist for Salon.com, insists that those who commit the kind of mass shooting that was carried out at Sandy Hook Elementary School are most often white men – the only group in America that is “not allowed to be profiled.” Sirota made his comments Sunday on MSNBC”s “Up with Chris Hayes”  during […]