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Thousands Of Guns Have Been Sold To Domestic Abusers Thanks To This Loophole

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 07.08.2016 | Politics

A loophole in the federal background check system has allowed gun dealers to sell thousands of firearms to domestic abusers before their background ch...

The NRA Requires More Background Checks for its Employees Than for Gun Owners

Peter J. Ognibene | Posted 10.08.2016 | Politics
Peter J. Ognibene

The NRA is doing all it can to make it easier for practically anyone to get anything from a revolver to a high-capacity, semi-automatic weapon without having to suffer the indignity of a background check.

Don't Let Background Check Failure Be the Lesson of Lafayette

Mike Weisser | Posted 07.27.2016 | Politics
Mike Weisser

We have a problem in this country called gun violence and we're not going to solve it by 'fixing' a registration system that hasn't changed in more than 20 years; it's not going to be solved by putting the discussion off for another day; and it's certainly not going to be solved by asking every law-abiding citizen to walk around with a gun.

Why the Philippines Failed?

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business
Richard Javad Heydarian

In most cases, we see how a strong, autonomous state changed the national culture, created its own 'comparative advantage' within the global economic structures, and sidelined predatory elites for the preservation of national interest. This is where the Philippines should begin.

Nate C. Hindman

Newtown Massacre Sparks Surge In Gun Sales | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 12.18.2012 | Small Business

The Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. has sparked a surge in gun sales, according to independent arms dealers across the nation....

Three New Characters Join 'The Mindy Project'

Posted 07.12.2012 | TV

A few new faces are headed to "The Mindy Project." According to EW, "Gossip Girl" alum Amanda Setton will play Mindy's office manager Shauna Dican...

PHOTOS: How To Eat Your Way Through LA This Week

Zagat | Posted 03.10.2012 | Los Angeles

Oenophiles should find much happiness at the four-coursers offered at Upstairs 2, above the Wine House, where each week a different wine region is featured.

How to Lie With Statistics: Concealed Handgun Statistics Do Not Account for Recidivism

John Woods | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
John Woods

Lawmakers in Texas are pushing legislation that would force universities to allow the concealed carry of firearms. Could these handgun licensees raise the extremely low violent-crime rate on college campuses?