Alex Jones Caught In Lie(s) At Defamation Trial

By Terrance Turner Aug. 3, 2022 On Dec. 14, 2012, a gunman fatally shot his mother and took his AR-15 to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. There, he 20 killed first-graders and six educators before killing himself. Since the day of that shooting, according to the Texas Tribune, conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has … Continue reading Alex Jones Caught In Lie(s) At Defamation Trial

Matthew McConaughey Speaks At White House On Gun Violence

By Terrance Turner June 7, 2022 Actor Matthew McConaughey spoke at the White House today to address gun violence in the wake of the deadly school shooting in Uvalde, TX (his hometown). 19 children and two adults were killed in a massacre by an 18-year-old gunman who had purchased to AR-15 style rifles (and large … Continue reading Matthew McConaughey Speaks At White House On Gun Violence

Beto O’Rourke Crashes Gov. Abbott’s Press Conference, Confronts Him About Guns

Photo from ABC News. By Terrance Turner May 25, 2022 Today, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott held a press conference to address last night's deadly shooting in Uvalde, TX. At around 11:30 yesterday morning, 18-year-old Salvador Ramos entered Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX (a town about 85 miles west of San Antonio) and opened fire, … Continue reading Beto O’Rourke Crashes Gov. Abbott’s Press Conference, Confronts Him About Guns

President Biden Addresses Nation After At Least 20 Killed In School Shooting In Uvalde, TX

By Terrance Turner May 24, 2022 An officer walks outside of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, 2022. - An 18-year-old gunman killed 14 children and a teacher at an elementary school in Texas on Tuesday, according to the state's governor, in the nation's deadliest school shooting in years. (Photo by allison … Continue reading President Biden Addresses Nation After At Least 20 Killed In School Shooting In Uvalde, TX

Deadly Buffalo Shooting Displays Nexus Of Gun Violence And White Supremacy

by Terrance Turner May 14, 2022 Ten people were killed and three others were injured in a mass shooting Saturday afternoon at a grocery store in Buffalo, New York. Payton Gendron, an 18-year-old from Conklin (more than 200 miles away from Buffalo) opened fire on shoppers and employees at Tops Friendly Markets on Jefferson Avenue … Continue reading Deadly Buffalo Shooting Displays Nexus Of Gun Violence And White Supremacy

Shooting Outside White House Interrupts Press Briefing

Police vehicles at the site of today's shooting. Photo from Patrick Semansky (AP). By Terrance Turner August 10, 2020 There's been a shooting outside the White House. The AP quoted two sources as saying that the shooting took place near 17th St. and Pennsylvania Avenue -- just blocks from the White House. (Google Maps states … Continue reading Shooting Outside White House Interrupts Press Briefing