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Moms Demand Action


A 65-year-old grandmother returning home from work used a gun to stop a man from mugging her, the New Hampshire Union Leader reported. The woman, a permitted concealed carrier, shot her assailant once in the chest with a .32 caliber handgun after he tried to grab her and take her purse. That’s despite armed bodyguard-protected …

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Given several recent news stories, it’s time to revisit early education about firearms and teach gun safety, not gun ignorance. Human beings’ long childhoods enable the acquisition of vast amounts of knowledge and skills. What is learned depends on parents’ priorities and experiences. A new wrinkle has appeared with the current generation, which seems to …

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Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America deputy director Jennifer Hoppe says news that Forest Hills Elementary School teaches a gun safety course to kindergarteners—then repeats it to those same students again when they are in third grade—is “atrocious” and a “disingenious” way for adults to dodge the responsibility they face for owning guns. …

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