When Hillary Clinton introduced her running mate to the nation, it was remarkable what topic got the crowd most excited: gun rights. Just the mention of the National Rifle Association Saturday prompted the room in Miami into a roar. At Brooklyn headquarters, aides smiled. This was, after all, the fight they wanted. Please, some thought,…
A week and a half after Dallas, days after Baton Rouge, the mayor of Cleveland is powerless to stop armed protesters from intimidating convention goers and menacing the police. Why? The National Rifle Association prefers it that way. This week we're seeing the NRA's vision for America on full display. Show More Summary
Back in 2010, when the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action endorsed some vulnerable House Democrats, NRA-ILA Director Chris Cox explained that the NRA had to stick by Democrats who had not voted against theShow More Summary
CLEVELAND, OHIO– The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action’s executive director Chris Cox addressed the Republican National...
The National Rifle Association, the nation’s most morally abhorrent organization and producer of vile children’s propaganda, does not actually support unlimited gun rights. It supports unlimited gun rights for white people. It’s worth remembering that the NRA was originally just a hunting rights organization and that in the 70s it was on the verge of […]
A new advertisement from the National Rifle Association attempts to prey on women’s fears of rape and violence to keep gun regulation as minimal as it is. The 1-minute video, which was recently uploaded to the NRA’s YouTube page, features...Show More Summary
This morning we read from the Washington Times that a federal court has ordered the City of Chicago to pay nearly a million dollars for the court costs of the National Rifle Association; The NRA had challenged a Chicago law banning gun sales within the city limits that a federal court ruled unconstitutional in January. […]
"Here's a message to every rapist, domestic abuser, violent, criminal thug, and every other monster who preys upon women," begins an ad posted to the National Rifle Association's YouTube channel. "Maybe you've heard the stories about millions of us flocking to gun ranges and gun stores for the first time, ... More »
And I don’t mean that in a good way, folks. Her latest video for the National Rifle Association was released yesterday, which turned out to be not...
Something tells me they’re feeling pretty uncomfortable over at National Rifle Association headquarters right now. It’s not just that they’re getting swept up in controversies they’d like to avoid; it’s also that the nature of those controversies threatens the most fundamental source of the NRA’s power and influence. That power and influence rests not on […]
Al Sharpton had some harsh words for the NRA, which, in his opinion, has failed to support the rights of black gun owners. The civil rights activist said the issue became disturbing clear when the National Rifle Association was largely silent in the days following the shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. Show More Summary
It’s rare that this happened, maybe even a first for the National Rifle Association. The nation’s oldest civil rights organization has a strict...
FAIRFAX, Va. – The 2016 National Rifle Association Youth Hunter Education Challenge (YHEC) National Championship is scheduled for July 24-29, 2016, at The post 2016 NRA YHEC National Championship Scheduled For July 24-29 in Mansfield, Pennsylvania appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Thanks to the National Rifle Association encouraging guns in public spaces, peaceful protests will routinely turn into domestic warfare.
The National Rifle Association (NRA) has always been a fierce defender of gun rights, until now, according to some members. The shooting death of Philando Castile has started an internal fight within the organization, with many saying the NRA has a double standard for African American gun owners. Show More Summary
It didn’t take long this morning for the NRA to issue a statement concerning events in Dallas. And it’s a model of brevity. “On behalf of the more than five million members of the National Rifle Association, and especially on behalfShow More Summary
In the language of today’s National Rifle Association, “an armed society is a polite society.” The aphorism, borrowed from the science-fiction author Robert Heinlein, is the inspiration for one of the N.R.A.’s most popular T-shirts, which bears the word “COEXIST,” spelled out in brightly colored ammo cartridges and guns. Show More Summary
The National Rifle Association and its allies have their post-shooting routine down cold. They wait a day or two and then respond with a blistering array of attacks against gun-safety advocates calling for reform. No matter what the circumstances — a husband and wife at a Christmas party, a deranged...
This story originally appeared on Fusion. The National Rifle Association is often eager to jump into heated debates about guns. In case after case and lawsuit after lawsuit, they have rushed to get involved—usually when people are defending...Show More Summary
In a Facebook post,a self-described anti-gun college professor allegedly called for a mass shooting attack leaving no survivors at the headquarters of the National Rifle Association in Virginia. The NRA is the most high-visibility gun rights/Second Amendment lobbying organization in the U.S. Show More Summary