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As the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives gets a permanent director, a gun control group says it needs to stand up to the firearms industry.
A HuffPost investigation shows groups like Guns N’ Bitcoin are using cryptocurrency and popular platforms for extremists to duck federal firearms regulations.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation says David Chipman is a threat to the gun industry.
The Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act would end special legal protections for firearm manufacturers, sellers and trade groups.
Few still doubt that today's NRA is nothing less than a trade association for the firearms industry. But for those who do, a recent report distributed at its "Annual Meeting of Members" last week offers the latest confirmation of this growing organizational and financial relationship.
The fact is that the use of guns in self-defense in America bears little resemblance to the false claims made by the NRA and its gun industry partners. Perhaps most striking is that in a nation of more than 300 million guns, how rarely firearms are used in self-defense.
I am not sure if I can adequately convey the degree to which this final footage is simply beyond anything that exists when it comes to capturing the extreme violence associated with guns.
As household gun ownership in the United States steadily declines, the firearms industry and gun lobby are targeting children as young as grade-school age as the next generation of customers.