History ... hunting survives as a central sentimental component of a gun
culture as a way to control animal populations across the ...
Dec 22, 2012 ... 1934. Spurred by the bloody “Tommy gun” era ushered in by Al Capone, John
Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson, Pretty Boy Floyd, and Bonnie and ...
In the debate about guns, the origin of gun control — and its impact on black
Americans — is being forgotten.
Jan 10, 2013 ... Gun control is once again an important topic of conversation in the U.S. after the
tragic shooting in Newtown, CT, with calls for further reforms.
The NRA is against most gun control legislation. Among its positions are the
claims that the Second Amendment protects the rights of individuals to bear arms,
The Ku Klux Klan, Ronald Reagan, and, for most of its history, the NRA all
worked to control guns. The Founding Fathers? They required gun ownership—
Oct 2, 2015 ... President Obama has tried and failed to introduce stricter gun control before; but
the fundamental obstacle remains what it has always been.
The history of gun control in the United States, nonetheless, is a complicated one
and lends itself to in-the-moment distortion. Before we get to why the president ...
Dec 3, 2015 ... By learning gun control history in the United States, it's possible to understand—
at least in part—how we got to where we are today.
Throughout American history, high-profile gun violence has focused the national
spotlight on gun control. The Dec. 14, 2012 tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary ...