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Posts tagged "AR-15"
We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

The “thoughts and prayers” of politicians will do nothing to prevent the next mass shooting. Or the next. Or the next. The truth is,┬ámuch can be done┬áto keep guns out of the hands of dangerous individuals–and to help prevent the carnage that Americans fear each day, whether they’re at church, in school, at work, or... Read More
NYAGV Statement on Orlando Massacre

NYAGV Statement on Orlando Massacre

NYAGV Statement on the Orlando Night Club Massacre, the Worst Mass Shooting in U.S. History NYAGV joins with President Obama and all Americans to express our horror following the deadliest mass shooting in our nation’s history that took place early this morning in Orlando. We know that at least fifty people were slaughtered and another... Read More
Walmart Takes a Good First Step in Stopping its Sales of Military Weapons

Walmart Takes a Good First Step in Stopping its Sales of Military Weapons

In the midst of ever more news about the tragic affects of guns in the wrong hands, Walmart has taken an encouraging first step toward reducing mass shootings by announcing its plans to stop selling military AR-15 weapons. The weapons are among the most lethal weapons associated with mass shootings in the U.S. Read More