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EDITORIAL: Two years after Aurora theater shooting and no sign of stemming gun violence plague

EDITORIAL: Two years after Aurora theater shooting and no sign of stemming gun violence plague

So which of the 58 million Americans with psychiatric symptoms very much like the growing list of mass shooters do we lock up? And where?

PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

We have created a perfect storm where we breed crazy boys bent on murderous sprees, ignore their blatant threats, and then make it incredibly easy to gun up and shoot ‘em up at places where we are most vulnerable to gun attacks

State gun control supporters facing recall bids

State gun control supporters facing recall bids

A handful of Democratic state lawmakers in Colorado face recall petition efforts in what looks to be the first wave of fallout over legislative votes to limit gun rights

PERRY: Picking on the NRA has taught me plenty this week

PERRY: Picking on the NRA has taught me plenty this week

I’ve learned that many people who disagree with proponents of gun control seem to think that we wet the bed, and they talk a lot about that

NRA official: 'Culture war' more than gun rights

NRA official: ‘Culture war’ more than gun rights

“You can almost set your watch for how long it takes for people who hate guns, who hate gun owners, to start a new campaign,” after a mass shooting, Perry said.

PERRY: We can only save ourselves from kidnappers at the NRA

PERRY: We can only save ourselves from kidnappers at the NRA

I’m talking about the real terrorist threat here in America: the National Rifle Association

EDITORIAL: New Year brings chances for reforms made clear and dear to Americans

EDITORIAL: New Year brings chances for reforms made clear and dear to Americans

No one with any sense of reality expects the U.S. government to begin grabbing guns, but a country terrorized by a wide range of lunatics and monsters has come to its senses about how dangerous it is to freely permit the distribution and use of weapons intended for military use, turning the country’s schools and movie theaters into battlegrounds for common sense.

PERRY: I see LaPierre in drag next year hoping for sympathy

PERRY: I see LaPierre in drag next year hoping for sympathy

It’ll turn out that the last ones Americans want to send into public schools are the Dead-Eye Gander Gang from the NRA, even the ones with most of their teeth.

PERRY: Aiming to keep the NRA from killing real gun control efforts

PERRY: Aiming to keep the NRA from killing real gun control efforts

I am livid that the rabid gun-rights advocates, the crazy murderers and the blindly mistaken hold me and this country hostage no differently than the nutty suicide bombers do who terrorize innocents in Iraq, Israel and Afghanistan.

EDITORIAL: Lawmakers must find the courage to enact reasonable lethal weapon limits

EDITORIAL: Lawmakers must find the courage to enact reasonable lethal weapon limits

Restricting some weapons will increase public safety. That’s reality.