Gun Control

NYPD confirms all bystanders shot by police in Empire State Building tragedy

NYPD confirms all bystanders shot by police in Empire State Building tragedy

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit New York Police Department officials have confirmed that all nine bystanders shot during the Empire State Building tragedy last Friday were struck by bullets fired by two police officers – Officer Craig Matthews who shot seven times and Officer Robert Sinishtaj who fired nine times.  It was reported that […]

Majority of Americans favor gun control measures

Majority of Americans favor gun control measures

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Michael Eric Dyson reported this Monday on the Ed Show that while a recent Pew poll found only 45% of Americans favor the broad idea of stricter gun laws, polls asking more specific questions paint a completely different picture. For example, take a look at these figures: 88 […]

Gabby Gifford’s successor speaks out on gun violence

Gabby Gifford’s successor speaks out on gun violence

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Gabby Gifford’s successor, Congressman Ron Barber, who was injured in the January 8 shooting in Tucson, issued a statement today on today’s mass shooting in Aurora, Colorado. “The people of Aurora have suffered an immense loss. We are tested in times like these and we must come together […]