Malcolm’s Chickens Have Roosted In Shootings Across United States

By Danny Haiphong, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Danny Haiphong for Black Agenda Report - Mass casualty, civilian-led shootings are a uniquely US phenomenon. The most recent headline shooting in Las Vegas took over fifty lives and injured [...]

Will US Learn From Australia? Stricter Gun Control Laws Save Lives

By Rebecca Peters, www.theguardian.com -

By Rebecca Peters for The Guardian - The mass murder in Newtown Connecticut a year ago caused shock and sorrow all around the world. In Australia it also revived memories of our own horror on a [...]

The Guns Won

By Dahlia Lithwick and Mark Joseph Stern, www.slate.com -

By Dahlia Lithwick and Mark Joseph Stern for Slate - When U.S. District Judge Glen E. Conrad rejected Charlottesville, Virginia’s attempt to relocate Saturday’s white nationalist rally, he wrote [...]

UT Students Start School Year With Anti-Gun Protest

By Jon Herskovitz, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Jon Herskovitz for Reuters - To protest a new state law that makes the carrying of concealed handguns legal in college classrooms, students at the University of Texas on Wednesday openly [...]

Gays Against Guns Activists Begin Campaign With ‘Die-In’ At BlackRock HQ

By Rupert Neate, www.theguardian.com -

By Rupert Neate for The Guardian - Dozens of gay activists began a campaign of civil disobedience against gun companies and their investors on Monday by holding a “die-in” at the headquarters of [...]

Right Wing Activist Pulls Gun On #BLM Protest

By Arun Gupta, www.alternet.org -

By Arun Gupta for Raw Story - Shouts and yells erupted on the fringe of a Black Lives Matter rally in downtown Portland. A local right-wing agitator, Michael Strickland, was backing down the [...]

Come On In The Water’s Toxic

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.youtube.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Act Out! - Meet the people making a killing off of death plus the how and why gun owners are pro gun control and WHY gun control is the only common sense policy [...]

Activists Blockade NRA Entrance To Protest ‘Relentless’ Gun Lobby

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - 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 [...]

Zimmerman Gun Auction Sabotaged By Protests

By Associated Press, www.AP.org -

By Associated Press. Bidding in an online auction for the pistol former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used to kill Trayvon Martin appeared to have been hijacked by fake accounts [...]

Has The Movement To Prevent Gun Violence Hit A Tipping Point?

By Sarah Aziza, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Sarah Aziza for Waging Nonviolence - On March 15, 2016, chalk outlines of human bodies appeared on sidewalks near Capitol Hill. The silent but striking display represented a “symbolic [...]

Protest Carry Concealed Guns Law: University Will Carry Dildos

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By Jessica Jin, www.facebook.com -

By Jessica Jin for Campus (DILDO) Carry - "On June 1, 2015, Gov. Greg Abbott signed S.B. 11, also known as the "campus carry" law. S.B. 11 provides that license holders may carry a concealed [...]

Protests Planned For World’s Largest Arms Sale

By Billy Briggs, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Billy Briggs in Mint Press News - Thousands of activists are expected to gather at the United Kingdom’s largest international arms fair in London next month. Attended by hundreds of arms [...]

Locked, Loaded, And Ready For School

By Christopher Hooks, www.texasobserver.org -

School districts across Texas have had a rough go of things in the last couple years, starting with the Legislature’s $5.4 billion cut to public education funding in 2011. A lot of the state’s [...]