Celebs, Journalists Immediately Politicize Shooting, Attack NRA
Immediately after news of a school shooting in Texas broke Friday, celebrities, journalists and activists pounced on the NRA and gun owners.
fuck you @NRA
— Collin Duddy (@LoboExplosivo) May 18, 2018
No you’re not. You’re with the NRA. https://t.co/pRlg0VNZtS
— Kaili Joy Gray (@KailiJoy) May 18, 2018
We can’t back down no matter what. The NRA has won in the past because we always move on with our daily lives and they don’t – they focus on their agenda.
Fuck The NRA https://t.co/emxIXfjwcy
— Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) May 18, 2018
— Amber Tamblyn (@ambertamblyn) May 18, 2018
When he speaks at the NRA convention weeks ago but says he is with the victims of yet another school shooting.
Actions speak louder then words. https://t.co/31uQpUeqAY
— Mari Copeny (@LittleMissFlint) May 18, 2018
Senator Ted Cruz is A-rated by the @NRA and voted against universal background checks after the shooting at Sandy Hook School. His prayers do not seem to be working.
Santa Fe High School https://t.co/9rEU4l7WaX
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) May 18, 2018
— Cassandra (@ChrisWarcraft) May 18, 2018
These shootings keep happening BECAUSE OF POLICY CHOICES WE HAVE MADE AS A COUNTRY, policies that make guns easy to get.
We must start making different choices. YOU can start that process by VOTING OUT @NRA rated members THIS NOVEMBER.
— igorvolsky (@igorvolsky) May 18, 2018
This is becoming intolerable and too terrifying. If I were a parent with children in school, I would be worried everytime they left in the morning. And yet all the President talks about his b.s. all day long. It’s always about him. But the NRA: November. “Santa Fe High School”
— Terry McMillan (@MsTerryMcMillan) May 18, 2018
The United States of America is the only nation in the world with more guns than people.
It’s not even close.
We have 103 guns for every 100 people.
Most nations have 5 or fewer guns per 100 people.
It’s a predictable recipe for disaster and disaster strikes over & over.
— Shaun King (@ShaunKing) May 18, 2018
A shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, has reportedly led to at least eight deaths. (RELATED: Shots Fired At Santa Fe High School, Suspect In Custody)