Asking lawmakers to serve their constituents instead of the NRA has failed; it is time to "tell and compel" them with the message of collective economic power!
Out of, it seems, nowhere, we are having right now a new national discussion about guns, mental health, and violence because through a terrible act Adam Lanza brought his denial of reality back into our reality with a vengeance.
Will the horror and outrage fade or will it grow into a tsunami of action to stop the carnage? I am not an expert on what should be done but surely something must be done. Banning large-capacity magazines and some weapon categories seems to me to be a sensible start.