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The Marketing of Military-Style Assault Weapons

The Marketing of Military-Style Assault Weapons

A new report by the Violence Policy Center (VPC) reveals the disturbing details of how one gun manufacturer markets military-style assault weapons. Freedom Group–the manufacturer of weapons such as the Bushmaster assault rifle with a 30-round magazine used by Adam Lanza in the... Read More
NYAGV in the News: Calls for Divestiture of Newtown Gun Maker

NYAGV in the News: Calls for Divestiture of Newtown Gun Maker

NYAGV’s Leah Gunn Barrett joined other gun safety advocates in a segment on MSNBC to call on Cerberus to sell its stake in the manufacturer of the semi-automatic rifle used by Adam Lanza in last year’s Newtown... Read More
NYAGV Joins Newtown Families to Urge Cerberus to Sell Gun Investment

NYAGV Joins Newtown Families to Urge Cerberus to Sell Gun Investment

NYAGV joined the Newtown families and other gun safety advocates yesterday to demand that the hedge fund Cerberus Capital Management sell its investment in the manufacturer of assault rifles used in the Newtown and other... Read More