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The NRA is even more extreme than it was just a few years ago. And that's saying something. We've seen the shift in their rhetoric and in their policy positions. They just elected a new President, ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 06:33 AM PDT with 118 Recommends
Gun Owners of America thinks the National Rifle Association is too soft. That might give you a hint of where the D.C.-based lobbying organization stands regarding Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 80 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 08:13 AM PDT with 67 Recommends
Crackpot Larry Pratt Let's get this out of the way: Larry Pratt, head of the so-called Gun Owners of America, is insane. He's a batshit crazy ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2014 at 02:35 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
Gun Owners of America , an outfit even more nuts than the NRA, is very worried. Their President Larry Pratt appeared on the Talk to Solomon Show along with crazy conservative blogger Greg W. Howard ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 49 comments on Fri Feb 22, 2013 at 04:05 PM PST with 33 Recommends
[Update: I'll write more about this when some work deadlines are over, but a quick note for now is in order. For weeks, the poll below reflected that about 70% of DailyKos members support repeal or ...
by Sharon Wraight
Comment Count 129 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 06:07 AM PST with 33 Recommends
On Friday's Current show TYT, Larry Pratt, ED of the group Gun Owners of America (although the name says it all, according to Think Progress it is quite a bit further right than the NRA) came on to ...
by Freedom Rain
Comment Count 102 comments on Sun Mar 25, 2012 at 09:19 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Most of us Kossacks know that the Gun Owners of America thinks the NRA isn't extreme enough. Just how extreme they are, however, became crystal clear on Friday, when executive director Larry Pratt ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Fond memories of 2012 Many tales of CPAC 2013 tell of the ...
by tytalus
Comment Count 112 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 01:05 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Larry Pratt of the Gun Owners of America is a gun nut. For those who don't know, he and his crew think the NRA is too soft--and that's saying something. But recently, he revealed something else. ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 06:21 AM PST with 21 Recommends
According to many an old western film, there are recurring archetypes in the long twisted history of the wild west: the Good, the Bad, and Ugly. There are many ways to interpret these over-arching ...
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 01:20 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
January 10, 2005: Marco Rubio Sponsored HB 0249 "Stand Your Ground" Law. The same "Stand Your Ground" Law that, from what we've seen from the murder of Trayvon Martin, allows child predators, ...
by cc
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2012 at 09:09 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
In a front-page post about yesterday's primary results, it repeats the uncritical TradeMed "conventional ...
by Lestatdelc
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed May 05, 2010 at 10:34 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Welcome to the 6-part series on how the Tea Party has impacted America for the worse in the past 5 years. First, we will focus on how the destructive far-right astroturfed movement began. Five ...
by JGibson
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 10:24 AM PST with 10 Recommends
I suppose this is good news: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2013/04/13/report-republican-sen-collins-will-support-manchin-toomey-gun-compromise/
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 07:41 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
People for the American Way's Right Wing Watch stumbled on a rant by Gun Owners of America leader Larry Pratt and right-wing radio host Stan Solomon about the Santa Barbara shootings. Even by ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Jun 04, 2014 at 04:27 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Growing up, my father -- now retired from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department after 35 years of service -- frequently took me shooting and to just about every gun show within a 100-...
by Karl Frisch
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 09:07 PM PST with 8 Recommends
The Pew Research Center for the People & the Press released the results of a survey last week that found a majority of the public views the federal government as a threat to their personal rights ...
by leftreborn
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 09:21 AM PST with 7 Recommends
by wrolley
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Oct 19, 2006 at 02:06 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
by NP40
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Sep 30, 2006 at 03:01 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Sandy Hook, 1 Year Later Do you feel closure when relatives and friends ask if you miss an ex on their birthday, lost friends at Christmas or deceased parents on their anniversary, as if thoughts ...
by mrollando
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 07:32 AM PST with 5 Recommends