toy guns

While I clearly see where both sides are coming from, my mind has not changed. ARGUMENT #1: Toy guns are part of being a
There's a stark difference between raising white American children and black American children.
Walmart, Amazon and Sears agreed to a settlement.
A bold move in a country awash with weapons.
The recent bill passed by the House of Representatives that bans toy guns--but not daddy guns--within 150 feet of a school is just the latest government intrusion on our freedoms, but this time it's personal.
A gun isn’t a toy, except when it is. And when it is, sometimes it’s hard to tell that it isn’t. And when you can’t tell
Black children are not afforded the privilege of engaging in normal child-like behavior because black bodies are characterized with unwarranted threat.
School administrators suspended two Boston-area high school students after photos surfaced of them posing with Airsoft rifles.
Oklahoma Lawmaker Proposes 'Common Sense' Rules For Toy Guns
Giving a child a gun as a toy doesn't demystify the object, as some claim. It actually normalizes it, to the extent that they possibly will not recognize the immensity of the difference between a play-gun and a real-gun.
Many Americans heed the CPSC and its recalls of dangerous products to help keep their families safe. But thanks in large part to the work of the gun lobby, guns are specifically not under the CPSC's jurisdiction and are the only consumer product not regulated for safety.
So what were we to do? While aggression is part of the human repertoire, I think there is absolutely too much gun violence
As a little kid in the early 1970s, I was fascinated with war. All my buddies were, too. We couldn't help it. As a boy, the image of the World War II American soldier as hero was inescapable.
Last Saturday, I enacted a new Draconian gun control law at home: I confiscated every toy gun and weapon in our home.
Joseph is one of several elementary students who have been disciplined for playing with pretend or imaginary guns at school
“I find it a bit ironic that these toys are selling so well and no parents seem to be having issues with them,” said Johnson
Growing up in the '70s, as soon as the last plate was cleaned and put away from Thanksgiving dinner, it was Christmas time. It's true that I loved all the activities and traditions, but I can't deny that my main focus was on toys.
It's one thing to refrain from gender-stereotyped gift-giving as a parent, but another to raise girls who cherish toy machine guns and boys who cradle baby dolls like the girls and boys Photoshopped -- yes, Photoshopped -- into the Swedish catalog.