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Florida school shooting survivor: GOP cares more about gay wedding cakes than dead kids

Mon, 2018-02-19 18:51
Powerful words from a voice representing America's newest political movement.

As Trump golfs, students staged ‘lie in’ at White House gates to protest inaction on gun control

Mon, 2018-02-19 16:29
Teens are taking control of the gun debate.

Two days before Florida shooting, Trump proposed $25 million cut to school safety

Mon, 2018-02-19 01:21
Programs that assist students through tragedies and prevent crime in schools are on Trump's chopping block.

Bigtime GOP donor: ‘I will not write another check’ until Republicans support assault weapons ban

Sun, 2018-02-18 20:18
A prominent funder of GOP political causes is fed up with his party's inaction when it comes to mass shootings.

Fox News host: Teach kids ‘hand-to-hand combat’ so they can confront school shooters

Sun, 2018-02-18 19:19
So now prepping our kids to do battle with crazed gunman is an option.

Christian radio host: Male students didn’t take down Florida shooter because they’re too ‘effeminate’

Sat, 2018-02-17 21:16
There's no shortage of despicable takes from far-right figures in the wake of the Florida school shooting.

Trump skips a day of golf in honor of the Florida shooting victims

Sat, 2018-02-17 20:32
Trump is sacrificing a whole day of golf to show solidarity with the Florida school shooting victims.

Don’t forget the freshman who sacrificed himself to save his classmates from the Florida shooter

Sat, 2018-02-17 16:44
Peter Wang stepped up and did what we all hope we'd do when the moment of truth comes.

Bill Maher: Only sign that Florida shooter was ‘mentally disturbed’ was his red MAGA hat

Sat, 2018-02-17 15:59
Bill Maher had some thoughts about the Florida high school shooting on his show this Friday night.

Australian priest to Americans: ‘When will they love their kids more than their guns?’

Fri, 2018-02-16 21:17
An Australian priest slams American gun culture in brutal fashion.

Alex Jones: Florida school shooting was a false flag to help Democrats kill the Nunes memo

Fri, 2018-02-16 20:49
Alex Jones is bringing his false flag delusional insanity to the Florida school shooting.

Guy who made it easier for the mentally ill to buy guns says we should keep guns away from the mentally ill

Fri, 2018-02-16 20:06
Chuck Grassley says we need to do a better job keeping guns out of the hands of the mentally ill. But last year, he pushed a bill that does the exact opposite.

Watch Paul Ryan say almost the exact same thing after each successive mass shooting

Fri, 2018-02-16 16:42
Paul Ryan gives a master class in saying meaningless things.

Seven anti-gun control arguments that don’t hold water

Fri, 2018-02-16 04:07
School shootings are starting to feel like a seasonal occurrence, but according to some people the answer isn’t more gun control. Here’s a summary of the arguments I’ve seen from people who don’t think more gun control is the answer (and please, correct me if I’m wrong or missed an argument). Well frankly, there are […]

Florida high school parent tells Republicans: ‘I’m tired of praying!’

Thu, 2018-02-15 18:07
A distraught parent tells MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell that he's fed up with the meaningless call for thoughts and prayers.

One year ago this month, Trump revoked Obama’s gun checks for people with mental illness

Thu, 2018-02-15 17:10
Ironically, Trump mentioned the Florida shooter's mental health in a tweet from today.

Florida high school student to Trump: ‘I don’t want your condolences, you f*cking piece of sh*t’

Thu, 2018-02-15 13:58
A student at the Florida high school where 17 people were shot dead doesn't have time for President Trump's prayers and condolences.

Woman responds to GOP’s ‘thoughts and prayers’ tweets with their individual NRA funding

Thu, 2018-02-15 12:00
In the wake of the deadly Florida high school shooting, a TV writer is putting lawmakers and the money they've received from the NRA on display

Christian radio host on Florida shooting: No prayer in schools ‘leaves students vulnerable’

Wed, 2018-02-14 20:44
Radio host Bryan Fischer is literally offering thoughts and prayers as a solution to gun violence.