Georgia 2nd Amendment

Georgia 2nd Amendment

School-walkout unity also lays bare division among students

The walkouts to protest gun violence that mobilized students across the country also created tensions in hallways and classrooms as a new generation was thrust into the debate over guns. While those calling for new restrictions stood in the spotlight, the surge of youth activism has exposed sharp differences of opinion.

Dick’s ends sales of assault-style rifles in stores

Dick’s Sporting Goods will immediately stop selling assault-style rifles and ban the sale of all guns to anyone under 21, the company said Wednesday,...

Theron calls idea of arming US teachers ‘so outrageous’

Actress Charlize Theron says the idea of arming teachers after recent U.S. school shootings or “adding more guns” to the situation is “so outrageous.” The...

Anti-gun organizers challenge Georgia protest policy

 Organizers of an anti-gun violence protest have filed a federal lawsuit questioning Georgia’s policy requiring certain events held at the Capitol be approved by a top elected official.

On guns, companies are getting out ahead of the politicians

Major corporations, including MetLife, Hertz and Delta Air Lines, have cut ties to the National Rifle Association. Walmart, Kroger, L.L. Bean and Dick’s Sporting Goods announced they will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21.

White House plan includes gun training for teachers

President Donald Trump’s plan to combat school shootings will include helping states pay for firearms training for teachers and a call to improve the...

Trump says some lawmakers too fearful of NRA to act on guns

Putting fellow Republicans in the hot seat, President Donald Trump is calling for quick and substantial changes to the nation’s gun laws even as...