Tag: Second Amendment

More North Carolina counties pass Second Amendment measures

DENVER, CO – JANUARY 9: Second Amendment activist Joseph Gabriele of Littleton, Colorado gathers with other activists in support of gun ownership on January 9, 2013 at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver, Colorado. Lawmakers are calling for tougher gun legislation after recent mass shootings at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater and elementary school in […]

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Following Second Amendment rally, Democrats vote against Republican-backed gun bills

Please enable Javascript to watch this video NORFOLK,  Va. – A day after a huge pro-gun rally at the State Capitol, Democrats voted Tuesday against a series of Republican-backed gun bills. The bills would’ve expanded gun rights in some cases, but they failed in the firearms subcommittee of the House of Delegates Public Safety Committee. […]

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‘I Need to Claim My First Victim’: Alleged Neo-Nazis’ Violent Plans for Virginia Rally Revealed

The pro-gun rally in Richmond, Virginia this week could have been a bloodbath, had the FBI not arrested three alleged members of violent neo-Nazi organization “The Base” in the days prior. Court documents released Tuesday show how alleged Base members, William Garfield Bilbrough IV, Patrik Jordan Mathews, and Brian Mark Lemley Jr., discussed exploiting rising […]

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Incredibly, No One Shot Themselves at the Virginia Rally

Professional personalities and professional grifters, Second Amendment activists, militia members, and weirdos just wanting to show off their fancy firearms—ranging from decked out as hell AR-15s to Barrett M107 sniper rifles—all made their way to Richmond, Virginia, on January 20 ready for something extreme to happen. And, fortunately, despite much prognostication, the boogaloo (the far-right’s […]

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‘When people disagree, they can do so peacefully’: Gov. Northam issues Lobby Day statement

RICHMOND, Va. – After a peaceful Lobby Day Governor Ralph Northam issued a statement thanking law enforcement. He started by saying we are all thankful that the day passed without incident, adding weeks of planning and cooperation from state, local and federal partners successfully de-escalated what could have been a volatile situation. Gov. Northam went […]

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