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Culture wars

By the time a radicalized Islamist gunman and his recently immigrated wife killed 14 people and wounded 22 others in a mass shooting and attempted...
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You could be forgiven for thinking that Democrats genuinely believe last week's “sit-in” slash pizza party in service to the cause of restricting the public’s rights...
gun control

You might think that a movement so steeped in nostalgia as the modern Democratic Party would be more cautious about avoiding mawkish displays of schmaltz. The...
gun control

When the dust settled after the Senate voted on four separate gun control amendments, Democrats raced to place themselves in front of television cameras and...
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Sen. Christopher Murphy staged a 15-hour Senate filibuster that ended on Wednesday when he declared that he'd gotten Republican leaders to agree to a vote on gun control...
prayers

A Case Western Reserve University study defines "projection" as a defense mechanism in which an individual casts what he perceives to be his negative traits onto others. “A more...
alice goffman

On Tuesday, the New York Times published a Room for Debate segment on whether or not guns should be permitted on college campuses. “Supporters say...
Second Amendment

Getting to Bernie Sanders’ left on any issue isn’t an easy task, but Hillary Clinton has found an opening on gun control and run with...
Narratives

Everything was going as planned at President Barack Obama’s Thursday evening town hall on gun control when the unexpected occurred. A woman, a mother, a...
gun control

There’s no more bully pulpit in the world than the American presidency. Thus, when President Obama was able to convince a friendly venue like CNN...
ideology

There has been a lot of debate stirred by President Obama’s remarks earlier this week announcing his new executive orders aimed at reducing gun violence –...
Barack Obama

Say this for Barack Obama: He’s got range. Last week, he was laughing with Jerry Seinfeld on his web series, “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.”...