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We the People: Guns Oct 16 2017

October 18, 2017 0 min to read

We the People: Guns Oct 16 2017

Category : We the People

Electra Johnson and Tracie Powell on their first outing together really get on a roll about guns and gun violence; and they put the passion into passionate. This segment rated NC-17 and should be listened to only under adult supervision. Recorded 10/4/17 http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346569236-we-the-people-ep04-guns-october-12...

Reality Check, Oct. 6, 2017 –Guns, Etc.

October 9, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, Oct. 6, 2017 –Guns, Etc.

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss topics of the day.  Our main topic — #Guns.  We could literally do this topic every week.  As of this taping, there had been 273 mass shootings in the US in the year 2017.  We discuss the Las Vegas mass shooting (we skip the Lawrence, Kansas shooting.)  We discuss our US Senator’s stance on ...

Reality Check, 6-30-2017

July 1, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, 6-30-2017

Category : Reality Check

Part Two of Guns.  Gary and Dee are back for the second half of our episode on #guns.  What happens in states with stricter gun laws?  Lower rates of homicide and suicide.  There was no substitution effect found.  Removing guns from domestic abusers lowered intimate partner death rates 7 – 19%.  How did the Protection of ...

Reality Check, June 16, 2017

June 24, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, June 16, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss #guns.  Let’s start with the 2nd Amendment, adopted to the Constitution in December, 1791.  A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. At the time of the amendment, guns were slower, less accurate and mu...