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MSNBC's Ball: NRA in Part to Blame for Ebola Crisis

In a video posted to her online series "Krystal Clear" on Thursday, MSNBC's Krystal Ball tied the ongoing Ebola crisis to the National Rifle Association efforts on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. “As the Ebola crisis continues, confusion and fear grows,” Ball said. Show More Summary

Millionaire Ted Nugent: Poor People Have ‘Every Imaginable Luxury Known To Man’

National Rifle Association board member and acidic conservative crazy talker Ted Nugent explains that President Obama is not a Christian and added that Republicans are “the only chance we have” to kill “the wolf at the door” during the 2014 midterm elections. Nugent, worth an estimated $20 million, also claimed in his column for WorldNetDaily, [...]

NRA News Goes To Bat For Sheriff That Warned Of Civil War With The Federal Government

The National Rifle Association's media arm is defending a Maryland sheriff who warned that the enforcement of gun laws could lead to a civil war between his county and the federal government. Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis made national...Show More Summary

NRA's Ted Nugent: "We The People ... Don't Believe That Our President Is A Christian"

National Rifle Association board member and conservative commentator Ted Nugent suggested that President Obama is not a Christian and touted Republicans as "the only chance we have" to kill "the wolf at the door" during the 2014 midterm...Show More Summary

The Racial Double Standard on Gun Violence

One week ago, in an op-ed for the far right wing website World Net Daily, National Rifle Association (NRA) Board Member Ted Nugent commented on the violence that has made national headlines in Ferguson, Missouri, and stated, "The overwhelming...Show More Summary

Gun Groups Locked and Loaded for Nov. 4

One month till the election? Welcome to the OK Corral — the shootout’s just beginning. Both the National Rifle Association and Americans for Responsible Solutions, the pro-gun control group founded by former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), have said they will unleash a fusillade of ads supporting and attacking candidates in some of the tightest contests in the…

MSNBC: the NRA Made 'the Ebola Crisis Worse'

MSNBC is blaming the National Rifle Association (NRA) for Ebola's arrival in the U.S., as well as for the fear of a greater outbreak that has followed. According to MSNBC, the NRA made "the Ebola crisis worse" by opposing Dr. Vivek Murthy's nomination to the position of Surgeon General in 2013. Show More Summary

Washington Times Continues Unethical Relationship With National Rifle Association

After originally excluding mention of opinion editor David Keene's ongoing relationship with the National Rifle Association in his most recent piece for the paper, the Washington Times quietly added the disclosure after being contacted...Show More Summary

NRA: 'Elitist' Bloomberg Wants to Keep His Guns, Take Yours Away

On October 1, the National Rifle Association (NRA) launched an ad highlighting Michael Bloomberg's push for more gun control, even as he lives his life "with armed security 24 hours a day." The NRA's Andrew Arulanandam said of the ad...Show More Summary

The NRA’s over-the-top ad stretches the facts with its images

“Mary Landrieu voted to take away your gun rights.” –new National Rifle Association ad, airing in Louisiana  This new NRA ad certainly packs a punch. It opens with idyllic scenes of a mother in an upper middle-class home checking on her baby in the crib and texting a spouse who’s away: “Love You. Good Night.” […]

NRA ad for Scott Walker features dramatized home invasion: 'Vote like your safety depends on it'

The National Rifle Association is going on the air in a big way for the Wisconsin gubernatorial race, with a stark message: Vote for Scott Walker, or you will become helpless when a violent criminal invades your home. The ad opens with...Show More Summary

NRA's Ted Nugent: Obama Increased National Debt "Like A Crack Whore In An Opium Mall"

National Rifle Association board member and Outdoor Channel spokesperson Ted Nugent analogized President Obama to a "crack whore" in his latest column for conspiracy website WND. Nugent previously vowed to stop engaging in name calling...Show More Summary

NRA: People Who Don't Like Guns Being Carried In Public Are The "Paranoid" Ones

Setting aside its own lengthy history of paranoid rhetoric, the National Rifle Association has released a new video attacking Americans who oppose the carrying of guns in public as "paranoid" because they are afraid of an "inanimate object." But research shows that laws allowing concealed guns to be carried in public increase aggravated assaults. Show More Summary

NRA Tries to Sink Michelle Nunn With Bloomberg Tie

Michael Bloomberg isn’t on the ballot anywhere this year, but the National Rifle Association is aiming to make ties to him toxic for Democrats in tough races.

Gun Groups Don’t Degrade Women

by Gabriella Hoffman The leftist blog Mother Jones recently lashed out at gun groups, specifically the National Rifle Association (NRA), by accusing it of objectifying women and treating them like sex

NRA On Ray Rice: "All Anti-Gunners Around The World" Are "Providing An Example To Young Men That It's Okay To Beat Women"

The National Rifle Association is commenting on NFL player Ray Rice's violent attack on his then-fiancée, speciously claiming that gun safety advocates are "providing an example to young men that it's okay to beat women as long as you can throw a football." This wild attack comes as the NRA is actively opposing legislation in the U.S. Show More Summary

NRA hopes to influence three key Senate races

The National Rifle Association will weigh in on three of this year's key Senate races with a multimillion dollar ad buy beginning Wednesday. The NRA effort is aimed at boosting Republican Senate challengers in Arkansas, Colorado and North Carolina - the outcomes of which could likely determine which party controls the chamber. The group's campaign […]

How the NRA Degrades and Objectifies Women

Recently the National Rifle Association has aimed to boost its appeal among women. Last year it launched its "new and improved" NRA Women's TV Network, and it has hired several accomplished female gun enthusiasts as official NRA News commentators. Show More Summary

Washington Gun Control Ballot Measure Would Criminalize Common Firing Range Occurrence

A gun control ballot measure expected in the upcoming elections in Washington State could turn law-abiding citizens into criminals by the thousands at places like gun shows and gun ranges. According to the National Rifle AssociationShow More Summary

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