Author: Zachary Leeman

Senate Democrat Rails Against ‘Illegitimate, Far-Right’ Supreme Court, Calls for Taking Back ‘Stolen’ Seats

Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) suggested expanding the Supreme Court in a Thursday speech, claiming the court is currently “illegitimate” and “far-right” and could pose a threat to any potential gun control legislation passed by Congress. At a press conference where he and other Democrats called for action on gun control in the wake of the […]

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Chicago Man Appears to Point Gun Directly at News Crew as Reporter Is Talking About Gun Violence in City

Chicago police are currently searching for a man who appeared to point a gun directly at a news camera during a live report on Wednesday morning. While a local Fox 32 reporter named Joanie Lum was broadcasting in the River North area and reporting on gun violence in Chicago, the hooded man appeared behind her […]

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Washington Democratic Socialist Congressional Candidate Suggests a Million People Break into Empty Homes

Rebecca Parson, a Democratic candidate running for Congress in Washington, has released an ad with a proposal to solving homelessness. Parson suggests one million people break into empty homes and essentially squat until Congress passes a Housing for All bill. She makes her suggestion while playing Rage Against the Machine’s “Killing in the Name.” “I […]

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CNN’s Jim Sciutto Calls Out TX Official for Flimsy Comments on Shooting Response After Tense Interview: ‘Deliberately … Unclear Answers There’

Questions have arisen about the exact timeline surrounding the Texas elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas this week that left more than 20 dead, and a new interview from a Texas official did not clear up those looming questions. A spokesperson for the Texas Department of Safety appeared on CNN on Thursday morning and was […]

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Elon Musk Blasts Media for Giving ‘Mass Murderers’ Attention They Want, Calls for Some Gun Control Measures in Wake of Texas Shooting

Elon Musk has blasted the media in the wake of the Uvalde, Texas school shooting, claiming they are giving “murderers” the attention they want.

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‘People Like to Oversimplify This’: Greg Abbott Points to Gun Violence in Chicago, New York When Asked About Stricter Gun Laws

At a Wednesday press conference addressing the elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas that left more than 20 dead, Gov. Greg Abbott pointed to gun violence in cities like Chicago as proof that stricter laws do not stop violence. Asked whether there are new gun control measures he would support in the wake of the […]

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The Federalist Has a Solution For School Shootings: Prevent Your Kids From Being ‘Sitting Ducks’ at School By Homeschooling

Multiple reforms to address to gun violence have been suggested following the Texas elementary school shooting that left more than 20 dead, from tighter gun laws to increased security at places like schools. The Federalist’s Jordan Boyd has a different suggestion: avoid schools altogether and teach them at home.

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Cenk Uygur Claims Democrats Won’t Act on Gun Control and Instead Use ‘Sympathy for the Dead Kids’ for Re-Election

Young Turks founder Cenk Uygur doesn’t believe any legislative action will follow the Texas elementary school shooting this week that left over 20 dead. In Wednesday tweets, the progressive commentator blasted both Republicans and Democrats, but accused the latter of avoiding a vote on gun control measures so they can exploit “sympathy for the dead […]

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Ben Shapiro Declares Support for Background Checks on Gun Sales in Piers Morgan Exchange on Texas Shooting

Daily Wire founder Ben Shapiro said he is in favor of background checks on gun sales in an exchange with Piers Morgan on Twitter. Reacting to the Uvalde, Texas elementary school shooting this week that left 19 children dead, Morgan took to Twitter to ask why Americans would be against “universal background checks.” “Two questions,” […]

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