The year 2015 had more senseless shootings across the world than any civil human being cares to remember and the NBA is joining the anti-gun violence fight with a series of advertisements paid for by Everytown for Gun Safety, the gun control advocacy group created by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Being the mayor of New York City means plenty of enemies, especially if you’re in favor of stricter gun control laws. Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg was sent a letter that was found to contain ricin.
Chicago’s gun violence has claimed the life of yet another 15-year-old, killed near the home of President Obama. In addition to the fatality, at least nine others injured during a string of overnight shootouts in the Windy City Monday (April 22).
President Obama is fed up with opposition to reforming gun control laws, and made his feelings crystal clear during a speech today. In response to the failed vote to enforce expanded gun-buyer background checks, the president was passionate in his address, as families of Sandy Hook victims stood behind him.
Four months after the Sandy Hook shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn., lawmakers are ready to move forward with a gun control measure. Earlier today the Senate opened debates over whether or not to vote on the adjusting gun laws, bringing the legislation one step closer to approval
Police in Chicago have arrested and charged a suspect in the shooting death of Janay McFarlane. The victim was gunned down hours after her sister attended President Obama’s speech on gun violence.
Joe Biden isn’t against the second amendment. In fact, he advocating for the right to bear arms as a form of protection.
Just weeks after the tragic murder of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, the late teen’s mother, Cleopatra Cowley, appeared in a public service announcement calling for Congress to reform the nation’s gun laws. The spot, paid for by Mayors Against Illegal Guns, stands at a mere 30-seconds, but it conveys a feeling of pain and anguish that too many mothers […]
President Obama has heard the public’s cries over the lack of attention he’s paid to the gun violence in Chicago and finally returned home Friday (Feb. 15). Speaking at the Hyde Park Academy, the commander in chief stood on the platform of stricter gun laws, and the banning of high magazine rifles, but pointed out […]
A 12-year-old student in California was detained Saturday (Feb. 9), for allegedly plotting to kill 23 classmates, and a teacher. The child was taken to a hospital for mental evaluation.