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.

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.

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...

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.

Delta subjected to retribution in Georgia for crossing NRA

As companies across America take a stand on guns after the Florida school massacre, Delta Air Lines withstood swift political retribution in its home...

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...

Trump invites lawmakers to talk school safety, guns

President Donald Trump was convening a bipartisan group of lawmakers Wednesday to discuss school safety, as Republican leaders showed little interest in pursuing stricter gun control laws and Democrats pushed new restrictions following the Florida shooting.

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,...

Georgia lawmakers weigh gun control proposals

Last week, hundreds of gun control advocates rallied outside the Georgia Capitol, calling for new laws to help put an end to mass shootings. Students staged...