President Obama hugs Gabby Giffords, via Wikimedia Commons

GOP freaks out at Obama for announcing that he will enforce existing gun laws

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At this point, the GOP is basically arguing that background check laws are themselves unconstitutional.
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Mass shootings really are a bad way to frame the gun violence debate

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Gun violence is an everyday public health issue.
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It isn’t about assault weapons, it’s about access to guns in the first place

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We can reduce gun violence without banning specific types of weapons.
Reliant Stadium, gun-friendly home of the Houston Texans, via Wikimedia Commons

National police union asks NFL to remove stadium gun ban over Paris attacks

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The Dark Knight Rises wasn’t a documentary, guys.
Christ, with a sidearm of sorts, via Wikimedia Commons

Why does it matter if Jesus would wear a sidearm?

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“Because Jesus said so” is always a lazy argument, regardless of the point it serves to defend.
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Fox host wonders aloud why we’d want to regulate guns if “we’re not regulating the car”

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By implying that what’s good for cars is good for guns, he inadvertently made the case for new gun regulations.
Larry Pratt speaking with Alan Colmes, screenshot via Media Matters

“Were the Jews responsible for their own deaths in the Holocaust?” is now a serious question in the Republican primary

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None of the non-Carson candidates have been asked if they agree with him on gun control and the Holocaust…yet.
Ben Carson, screenshot via YouTube

Conservative media circles the wagons on the Holocaust and gun control

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it’s one thing to care about winning more than about being right, but this is ridiculous.
Ben Carson, via Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons

Ben Carson keeps digging, calls Anti-Defamation League’s Holocaust history “foolishness”

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When the Anti-Defamation League tells you that your Holocaust history is wrong, your Holocaust history is wrong.
Jeb Bush, via Gage Skidmore / Flickr

Republicans are using mental health as an excuse to do nothing about gun violence

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The pivot to mental health by Trump, Carson, Fiorina and others is simply a way to dodge gun control.
Hillary Clinton in Cleveland, screenshot via YouTube

Hillary Clinton is coming for your guns(how loophole and manufacturer immunity)

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Hillary Clinton said something about guns. Cue the right wing freakout.
Ted Cruz at a treason rally, via Creative Commons

It’s time to amend the Second Amendment

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If gun evangelists insist on misinterpreting the Second Amendment, let’s make it clearer.
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Why can’t our gun policy look more like Canada’s?

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Canada has the thirteenth-highest rate of gun ownership in the world, and doesn’t have a mass shooting epidemic.
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