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FBI has obtained wiretaps of Putin ally who met with Donald Trump Jr at NRA Convention

The FBI has obtained secret wiretaps collected by Spanish police of conversations involving Alexander Torshin, a deputy governor of Russia’s Central Bank who has forged close ties with U.S. lawmakers and the National Rifle Association, that led to a meeting … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread |

Happy Monday, Everyone. It ain’t Sunday, but we’re going to church anyway.

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#ParklandSchoolShooting | When the children rise up…..

The Soweto Uprising led by children changed the course of history for South Africa against apartheid. So will #NeverAgainMSD movement led by children will change the course of history for #GunControl in America. Cameron Kasky confronting Marco Rubio about accepting … Continue reading

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Speaker Paul Ryan’s Comments on Mass Shootings: Chris Hayes Rolls “Supercut”

ICYM Chris Hayes ran a “Supercut” of House Speaker Paul Ryan’s comments on current and past mass shootings in America. He’s parroting NRA talking points are breath-taking, and really illustrate the GOP’s stance on guns, and their blatant disregard for … Continue reading

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The Massacre of Dallas Police Officers- The NRA Built That

When I first heard about there being snipers attacking police, the image of my mind is what I grew up with in tv and movies – the sniper, perched alone, waiting for the opportunity to shoot. Then, I remembered that … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama Holds a Town Hall: “Guns in America”

Updated with full video of President Obama’s Town hall on “Guns in America.” “Obama wants to take away our guns!” President Obama: “imaginary fiction”

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Video | Harry Reid: “Senate Republicans are ADDICTED to KOCH”

YEP, THEY’RE A LL BOUGHT & PAID FOR.  AND THEY ARE RESPONSIBLE for VOTER SUPPRESSION, ANTI-ABORTION LAWS, GUTTING FOOD STAMP PROGRAMS, ATTEMPTS TO REPEAL THE ACA, INCREASED GUN VIOLENCE, SYG LAWS THAT ARE KILLING OUR BLACK BOYS & MEN, WHILE … Continue reading

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