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Is the NRA's Opposition to Background Checks Really About the Constitution -- Or Something Else?

Mike Weisser | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics
Mike Weisser

We may be headed towards Round 2 of the gun control fight, in which case the NRA will begin kicking and screaming about how expanding the national criminal background check system will ultimately lead to the confiscation of guns. But is the argument really about "constitutional rights"? Or is the real argument about something else?

Sense and Insensitivity

Steven Weber | Posted 06.08.2013 | Politics
Steven Weber

The new Republican Party is so unable to connect to the human values it has demonized for so long that even its recent attempt at rebranding failed due to its unfamiliarity with living things.

NRA, Republicans Don't Always See Eye To Eye On Gun Laws

AP | ERIK SCHELZIG | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Threats, denunciations and verbal potshots between the National Rifle Association and the leaders of the Legislature were com...