Tag: Guns

Do Guns Kill People?
By September 19, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

Do Guns Kill People?

Many of the founding fathers of America believed it was critical for the citizens all to be armed. For example, Thomas Jefferson said, “No Free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.” [A long list of such quotes is available at George Mason University’s page of arms quotes.] This belief in the importance […]

Cop Pulls Gun On Gas Station Clerk
By April 5, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Cop Pulls Gun On Gas Station Clerk

A Tuscon Police Officer recently pulled a gun on a gas station clerk. The officer, Kyle James McCartin, was in a drunken rage when he walked into a Giant Gas Station wearing only a bullet proof vest for a shirt. Almost immediately, he began pointing his pistol at the gas station clerk. Authorities say that […]

Anti-Gun Senator Charged With Trafficking Illegal, Black-Market Guns
By March 28, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Anti-Gun Senator Charged With Trafficking Illegal, Black-Market Guns

You may not like guns, or you may think they’re just the thing to keep everyone safe. One thing that almost everyone can agree on is that the illegal black-market sale of guns poses a serious problem for society. Felons, prohibited from purchasing legal firearms often turn to the black-market for unregulated weapons. One should […]

This Time ‘Trayvon’ is a 19-Year-Old Black Woman Shot In the Head

This Time ‘Trayvon’ is a 19-Year-Old Black Woman Shot In the Head

Standing your ground? That’s what Dearborn Heights police believe. This time it wasn’t George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin, it was a Michigan man versus Renisha McBride, 19, who was shot in the back of the head*. The shooter told police he believed McBride was an intruder. The police initially told McBride’s family that her body […]

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Marissa Alexander FINALLY Granted a NEW TRIAL!
By September 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Marissa Alexander FINALLY Granted a NEW TRIAL!

In an amazing turn of events, Marissa Alexander, the African-American woman who is in prison on a 20 year sentence for shooting at the wall to scare away her abusive husband, will finally receive a new trial. Alexander, has consistently invoked “Stand Your Ground” and said that she only fired bullets at the wall and […]