U.S. Guns: The Awful, Shocking Truth

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The Washington Office on Latin America released this video on the use of AR-15s in the Mexican drug war.

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It's got to be acknowledged that all the US Assault weapons in Mexico is an issue of Gun Smuggling. I would grant that they only have to be smuggled a short distance, but if Gun Smuggling can't be stopped, assault weapons can't be stopped period. Making an assault weapon isn't as difficult as it used to be.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/29/us-philippines-guns-idUSBRE86S00S20120729

Wow, I actually found the story from Portland Oregon years ago where this father and son were making Mac10 and Mac11 machine pistols in their own illegal factory. I remember seeing this on TV. It affected my whole opinion on Gun Control.

A two-person assault weapons factory folks.

http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1345&dat=19920522&id=WVlYAAAAIBAJ&sjid=-vkDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6765,3246754

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Should public radio program in the public interest?

NPR is supposed to be our national public radio, but they're barely covering climate issues that are in the public's interest.

Only one month ago, a national New York Times/CBS News poll found that half of all Americans think that global warming is already having a serious impact. Sixty percent of those surveyed even said that protecting our environment should be a priority “even at the risk of curbing economic growth.”

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