Faces of Violence

Number 12082
Subject Guns
Source Rolling Stone Magazine
State
Year 1995
Publication Date June 15
Summary Rolling Stone reports that "The militia member who stockpiles weapons for "war" with the U.S. government, the activist who urges followers to murder abortion doctors, the congressman who votes to repeal the ban on assault weapons, the radio host who instructs listeners how to shoot to kill. They're all tied together by a single thread: guns. Together, the 45 politicians, paramilitary leaders, anti-abortionists, lobbyists, manufacturers and others listed below bear a significant responsibility for the pernicious plague of firearms in this country, a proliferation that has helped fashion an old band of hateful crackpots into a new and dangerous threat..."
Category General
Pages 8
Keywords personality profiles background gun lobby politicians extremists
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