Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context
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Yesterday was ANOTHER sad day in our nation (USA), 27 elementary students/ teachers gunned down like animals. A misused Constitution.
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Why Do School Shooters Do It? A look at the numbers.

Why Do School Shooters Do It? A look at the numbers. | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
We don’t know yet why T.J. Lane, the 17-year-old accused school shooter in Chardon, Ohio, allegedly opened fire on his fellow students, killing one and leaving another brain dead, as of this morning, and three more seriously injured.
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Someone, please help us. 

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Time Line of Worldwide School Shootings — Infoplease.com

Time Line of Worldwide School Shootings — Infoplease.com | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
The following table lists the worldwide school shootings from 1996 to the present. Find the date, location, and a short description of each incident.
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This, by the way, is NOT just a USA problem. We just seem to lead the way. :-( 

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How the NRA and Its Allies Helped Spread a Radical Gun Law Nationwide

How the NRA and Its Allies Helped Spread a Radical Gun Law Nationwide | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
Years before Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis were killed, gun lobbyists conspired to give Stand Your Ground shooters immunity everywhere.
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Merry Christmas NRA...from the folks who will miss it this year. :-(

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Overview of the Guns Used in the Colorado "Batman" Shooting

Overview of the Guns Used in the Colorado "Batman" Shooting | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
I cringe every time one of the major news outlets tries to talk about anything even remotely technical related to firearms.
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US school shooting leaves 27 dead

US school shooting leaves 27 dead | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
A gunman kills 20 children and six adults at a primary school in Connecticut - in one of the deadliest mass shootings in recent US history.
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Yesterday was ANOTHER sad day in our nation (USA), 27 elementary students & teachers were gunned down like animals. Our nation has clung to our "right to bear arms" for far too long...this is not the context for this Constitutional clause!

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The Columbine effect: A horrific roster of school shootings since 1999 - Denver - News - The Latest Word

The Columbine effect: A horrific roster of school shootings since 1999 - Denver - News - The Latest Word | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
The most resonant information that's come my way thus far today in relation to the anniversary of the April 20,...
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I hope that fellow American common folks, like myself, open their eyes to how we have been conditioned to believe a lie about our right to "bear arms." 

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The Arms Trade Treaty and the NRA's Misleading Rhetoric | Arms Control Association

The Arms Trade Treaty and the NRA's Misleading Rhetoric | Arms Control Association | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
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Folks, the gun laws in the US go much deeper than protecting individual rights to own guns. If you can't follow the obituaries, then follow the money!

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Backgrounder: the History of the NRA/ALEC Gun Agenda | PR Watch

Backgrounder: the History of the NRA/ALEC Gun Agenda | PR Watch | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
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Mosquitoes do not kill people; it's the protozoan parasite that does. BUT, we seek to eradicate the mosquito. It's time to act on our idea that every American should own a gun if they want to.

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Batman shooter bought 6,000 rounds of ammunition before Denver massacre - Telegraph

Batman shooter bought 6,000 rounds of ammunition before Denver massacre  - Telegraph | Time has Come to Disarm; Updating the Constitution in Context | Scoop.it
Denver shooting suspect James Holmes purchased some 6,000 rounds of ammunition over the internet before carrying out his massacre at a midnight screening of Batman.
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If NRA wants to keep their guns, then let's outlaw the ammunition. Something has to change...we can't become desensitized to such unnecessary and such cold-blooded killings. 

 

No one needs 6,000 rounds!

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