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US: Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

The right-wing groups Washington 3 Percenters and Patriot Prayer were holding the rally outside Seattle City Hall to protest an effort to launch a gun-control initiative that would raise the age in Washington state for people buying semi-automatic rifles.

March for Our Lives: Anti-gun protests receive a shot in the arm as people demonstrate around the world

More than 800 demonstrations were scheduled in the United States and overseas, according to coordinators, with events as far afield as London, Mauritius, Stockholm and Sydney.


Florida school shooting survivors target NRA-linked companies

Survivors of a mass shooting at a Florida high school are hoping to expand the reach of their gun control movement by seeking a boycott of companies doing business with the NRA and urging tourists to boycott the Sunshine State. As the (hash)BoycottNRA movement grew on Twitter, with petitions circulating against companies that offer discounts […]

Children’s day

In the aftermath of the Florida school shooting, America’s students are leading from the front in the fight for gun control

US gun violence: Shootings kill or injure 19 American children each day, reveals study

The yearly toll is nearly 1,300 deaths and almost 6,000 nonfatal gunshot wounds.

Gun control barely an issue as US elections near

Latest school shooting claimed lives of two students and the teenage shooter less than two weeks before elections.


A 6-year-old boy dies after being shot by a 4-year-old in US

Brandon was playing with the four-year-old at his Toms River home in New Jersey.