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April 20, 2018
On social media, cable news and in the streets of American cities, protesters and pundits alike have rolled out expansive, sometimes inflammatory, rhetoric on both sides of the gun question. Throughout it all, the NRA, and its lobbying for gun rights, has been pulled into the center of conversation. Stock image
Members say NRA encourages safety, doesn't deserve blame for gun violence
April 20, 2018 - 5:36pm
March 21, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) joins hands with Matt Post, a student activist from Maryland, during a student-led gun control rally on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 14, 2018. One month after 17 students and staff were shot dead in Parkland, Fla., demonstrations unfolding nationwide are intended to pressure Congress to approve gun control legislation. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Commentary: I run Dick's Sporting Goods. It's Congress's turn to do something about guns.
March 21, 2018 - 4:07pm
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YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
March 21, 2018 - 2:14pm
March 9, 2018
Gov. Rick Scott speaks in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb. 23, 2018. Scott broke with the National Rifle Association on March 9 to sign a law raising the minimum age and waiting period to purchase a gun in Florida; the bill also funds school police officers and mental health services, broadens law enforcement’s power to seize weapons, and allows certain staff to carry guns in schools. (Audra Melton/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott breaks with NRA to sign new gun regulations
March 9, 2018 - 5:19pm
March 3, 2018
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LETTER: Belief in God will help teach right from wrong
March 3, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 28, 2018
Customers push merchandise to their car at a Walmart store in Secaucus, N.J., Nov. 4, 2017. Employees at several e-commerce companies recently acquired by Walmart are finding that their medical coverage will come at a far higher price. (Michael Nagle/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Walmart, nation's top-seller of guns, joins Dick's in raising minimum age to purchase guns, ammunition to 21
February 28, 2018 - 7:59pm
Rapid City schools secured following gun report
February 28, 2018 - 5:32pm
A customer carries a purchase while exiting a Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. store in Sterling Heights, Michigan, on Aug. 18, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Sean Proctor
Dick's Sporting Goods CEO says company will no longer sell assault rifles, guns to people under 21
February 28, 2018 - 11:58am
February 26, 2018
Alwin Chen, 18, was charged Feb. 15 with bringing this loaded gun to Clarksburg High School in Montgomery County, Maryland. MUST CREDIT: Montgomery County (Md.) Police handout
'I want to kill all evil forces': Student says he regularly brought gun to school to guard against mass shooters
February 26, 2018 - 1:54pm
February 22, 2018
President Donald Trump during a meeting with state and local officials on school safety inside the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Feb. 22, 2018. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Trump appears to back raising assault rifle age to 21, presses case for arming some teachers
February 22, 2018 - 3:30pm
February 21, 2018
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
February 21, 2018 - 2:58pm
Anish Oleti, 16, and other other students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School at the Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee, Feb. 21, 2018. Seven days after the mass shooting, Florida’s Republican-dominated state government faces unprecedented pressure to pass legislation addressing gun violence. (Audra Melton/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous
February 21, 2018 - 10:16am
February 20, 2018
A "bump stock" device can be attached to a semi-automatic weapon, allowing it to function as an automatic. Special to The Forum
Trump directs Sessions to propose regulations to ban 'bump stocks'
February 20, 2018 - 4:12pm
February 15, 2018
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Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
February 15, 2018 - 4:46pm
February 12, 2018
A man barred from owning firearms shot two officers with a gun purchased by a friend, officials say
February 12, 2018 - 7:46pm