I don’t even have the words. Thank you Gun Control Now USA for this vitally important information.
Originally posted on Gun Control Now USA:
Tuesday — the day before President Barack Obama unveiled his new proposals to reduce gun violence, including background checks on all gun sales and a revised ban on assault weapons — was like any other average day of bloodshed in the United States.
There were no catastrophes comparable to the Newtown tragedy that spurred the national debate on gun control, only the run-of-the-mill shootings that make the U.S. a leader of gun crime in the so-called developed world.
The mayhem included:
- A student with mental illness and a violent past shot a downtown St. Louis business school official yesterday after he lost his financial aid, before shooting himself, according to authorities.
- A gunman firing into a parked car at a Kentucky community college killed a man and woman sitting inside and wounded a girl who was with them. Police suspect it was a domestic dispute, although they haven’t made…
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