Tag Archives: background checks

Gun Weary

When it comes to guns, I am weary. Weary about writing about them. Weary about hearing about them. Weary about expecting something to happen. I do not understand it. Despite all the attempts to make excuses and distract with nonsense, guns are clearly a problem in this country. And in this country alone. Citing incidents […]

Gun Law: What Really Matters

Trayvon Martin is still gone and it’s our kids that matter. Of course we need guns but let’s put an end to rapid killing machines and demand background checks. On February 26, 2012, unarmed  Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman. While Trayvon’s parents recently held a candelight vigil to commemorate […]