Guns & Crime

The Sunlight Foundation analyzed the difference in election spending and lobbying between the NRA and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. The NRA’s huge money advantage almost makes you think it was compensating for something.

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April 7, 2017
The NRA's Overwhelming Political Power Explained In 1 Graph

The NRA's Overwhelming Political Power Explained In 1 Graph

The Sunlight Foundation analyzed the difference in election spending and lobbying between the NRA and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. The NRA’s huge money advantage almost […]
November 5, 2016
A 15-Year-Old Justice Department Memo Explains Why No One Was Jailed For The Financial Crisis

A 15-Year-Old Justice Department Memo Explains Why No One Was Jailed For The Financial Crisis

Wait until you get to that story where Matt Taibbi talks to a U.S. prosecutor over jailing folks responsible for stealing billions. My mouth is still […]
November 1, 2016
If You Hadn't Heard Of This Little Girl Either, Ask Yourself Why That Is

If You Hadn't Heard Of This Little Girl Either, Ask Yourself Why That Is

I don’t recall seeing national outrage when this happened. I feel like these cases are too often lost, forgotten, or ignored, and that’s why I am […]
October 18, 2016
She Was One Of 7 Kids. Her Parents Had No Idea What She Would Grow Up To Become.

She Was One Of 7 Kids. Her Parents Had No Idea What She Would Grow Up To Become.

Val Demings isn’t just important because she was the first do something. How she did it matters. And so do her phenomenal results. Read more: http://upworthy.com/she-was-one-of-7-kids-her-parents-had-no-idea-what-she-would-grow-up-to-become