National Rifle Association

Even The Deadliest Mass Shootings Don't Change American Gun Laws. Here's Why.

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.10.2017 | UK

“There is less hope than ever for fundamental reform of America’s gun laws,” former congressman Steve Israel tells HuffPost. The Democrat, who r...

Obama Attacks Conspiracy Theorists And NRA 'Fiction' Over Gun Control

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Politics

Barack Obama attacked the “imaginary fiction” that he wants to confiscate firearms during a town hall meeting on gun control on Thursday, bemoanin...

Obama Weeps As He Introduces Gun Control Measures

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Politics

Barack Obama shed tears as he announced long-awaited gun control measures on Tuesday in the wake of countless mass shootings that have made the US an ...

NRA Members Are Seriously P*ssed Off With This Paper's Searing Editorial

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK

Gun owners are thoroughly outraged after an American newspaper labelled all of those responsible for recent mass shootings as “terrorists” alongsi...

NRA-Loving Louisiana Has Some Of The Feeblest Gun Laws In America

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.07.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Two people are dead after a shooting in a movie theatre in Lafayette, Louisiana. The gunman also lies cold, having taken his own life. On ...

NRA Blames Slain Pastor For His Own Murder

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK

A board member of the National Rifle Association has responded to the killing of nine people in an African-American church on Wednesday by blaming the...

NRA Minions Hit Twitter With Stock Excuses After Charleston Massacre

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Following Wednesday’s massacre in Charleston in which 9 people were killed after a gunman opened fire in an historic African-American ch...

Piers Morgan Berates 'Grotesque' NRA In Oxford Union Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK

Piers Morgan may no longer be at CNN, but the former tabloid editor hasn't deserted the fight against the perversion of the Second Amendment of the US...

NRA Taunts Shooting Victim Gabby Giffords

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- The National Rifle Association, the main political lobby group for gun manufacturers in the US, posted a tweet on Thursday mocking shootin...

NRA Commentator Posts Video Arguing That Blind People Should Be Allowed To Carry Guns

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Should a blind person be allowed to carry a gun? Yes, according to one commentator for the National Rifle Association (NRA), who appeared ...

Horrifying Infographic Reveals Growing Toll Of School Shootings Since Sandy Hook (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

A staggering 74 school shootings have occurred in the United States since a gunman claimed 27 lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connec...

'Your Dead Kids Don't Trump My Constitutional Rights'

The HuffingtonPost UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- An American conservative activist has written an open letter to the families of the shooting victims of Elliot Rodger, who killed six peop...

WATCH: NRA Speaker Tells Audience To 'Keep Gun In Children's Bedrooms'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK

Following last week’s fatal shooting of a two-year-old girl by her five-year-old brother in Kentucky, the gun lobby has walked into fresh controvers...

Felicity A Morse

'Inaccurate Upsetting Drivel' | Felicity A Morse | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Politics

An email from the office of Ukip leader Nigel Farage linking increased gun ownership to a decrease in firearms-related crime has been slammed by MPs a...

The United States of Fear

Matt Carr | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Politics
Matt Carr

The US Senate has killed Senator Diane Feinstein's Obama-backed proposal to ban assault weapons as part of a series of gun control measures put forward in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre last December.

'A Poor Taste Effort To Put A Happy Face On Firearms': Vegas Offers Gun-Themed Valentines' Day Celebrations

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

Nothing says "I love you" like firing a semi-automatic weapon while renewing those wedding vows, eh? If you're not attached, you might unwind on V...

It's Not Just Gun Owners Who Need to Down Their Weapons, But Their Children Too

Cat Mcshane | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Politics
Cat Mcshane

It's the daughters and sons of gun owners that need to be kept an eye on; they're the ones most at risk of being killed in a massacre, or being the cause of one.

NRA Releases 'Practice Range' iPhone App For Users Aged '4+'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Tech

The National Rifle Association in America has released an iPhone game rated 4+ designed to let users test "true to life firearms". The app - 'NRA: ...

Gun Violence, Not Petition, Could Force Morgan Out of US

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 02.03.2013 | UK
Dan Ehrlich

Now, I have nothing against people owning guns for sport or self-defense. What I find about as hard to swallow as a slug from a Colt .45 is their almost sensuous love for these weapons and the need to buy more and more of them, from automatic hand guns to assault rifles. To me, some of these people seem less than civilized morons.

'It Took Us 40 Years To Get Rid Of Him, Please Don't Send Him Back'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

Piers Morgan's popularity continues to plummet - not only is the petition calling for him to be deported now on more than 61,000 signatures, but Jerem...

Archbishop's Call For Gun Control After 'Brutal Trauma' Of Sandy Hook

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK

The Archbishop of Canterbury backed stricter gun controls in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre, saying the ready availability of weapons in a...

Twitter Slams Gun Boss Wayne LaPierre After NRA Presser

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK

The National Rifle Association's call for an armed police guard in every single school has reignited the public debate over gun control in the wake of...

'Good Guys With Guns Stop Bad Guys With Guns'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK

The National Rifle Association has called for an armed police guard in every single school following the Sandy Hook shootings. Wayne LaPierre, CEO ...

Is It Freedom? The Right to Bear Arms and Shoot (Reflections on Sandy Hook)

April Salchert | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Politics
April Salchert

Do us all a favor and leave the gun at the shooting range and hunting grounds. Keep our homes safe. Keep our children safe. It's a worthwhile sacrifice.

Gun Lobby Breaks Silence: The NRA Is 'Shocked & Saddened'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

The National Rifle Association has broken its silence, four days after the school shooting which left 20 children and six adults dead. American’...