US Gun Laws

Cops Finally Back Peaceful Protests Not Tear Gas And Rubber Bullets In US

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK

Police officers have walked hand-in-hand with protesters in a moving display of solidarity, just a night after shocking photographs highlighted the in...

This Police Violence Is Happening On The Streets Of America

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

Photographs of camouflaged officers training automatic weapons at unarmed civilians have highlighted the increasing militarisation of policing in Amer...

Fox News Host Tucker Carlson Compares A Handgun To A Bath

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Tucker Carlson, a Fox News host who broadcasts daily on the channel morning slot (replete with mandatory side-parting), has compared a han...

Student Shot Dead By Teen Who Turned Gun On Himself As He Sat On School Toilet

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A talented student was shot dead and a teacher left injured during a shooting spree by a teen gunman who was later found slumped over a toilet after t...

No Massacre Valentines

Wendy Wason | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Wendy Wason

He lifts the gun and takes a few shots. I thought this might be fun and a bit of a laugh and now I feel like I enlisted for a war when I was pissed and it's not funny any more. But I'm here and I've seen Sandra Bullock doing it on films. How hard can it be?

'We Are Not Going Anywhere'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

The mother of a British boy shot dead in the Sandy Hook school massacre has spoken of "finding her voice" in the campaign for gun law changes. Six-...

US Gun Laws: Could Twitter and Facebook be Forces For Good?

Hugh Salmon | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

Yes, America, it is you who must change. You must change your gun laws in line with the rest of the civilised world. You must collect up your murderous weapons, throw them onto the fire and destroy them.

When a Human Right is a Human Wrong

Hugh Salmon | Posted 23.09.2012 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

Sitting, lounging, reading books - as I am now - by a swimming pool overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, it is natural to absorb more sunshine than news. But the full horror of the Denver Dark Knight killings has penetrated this tranquil state and destroyed the lives of hundreds of innocent people oceans away from here.