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Remington Declares Chapter 11 Amid ‘Trump Slump’ In Gun Sales : The Two-Way : NPR

The 200-year-old firearms manufacturer has struck a deal to stave off creditors as it tries to reorganize amid falls in sales and louder calls for gun control.
— Read on www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/03/26/596937376/remington-declares-chapter-11-amid-trump-slump-in-gun-sales

Assault Weapons Not Protected by Second Amendment, Federal Appeals Court Rules

In a 10-4 ruling, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, said that 45 kinds of assault weapons banned under Maryland law aren’t protected by the Second Amendment.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/assault-weapons-not-protected-second-amendment-federal-appeals-court-rules-n724106

Weapons of war need to be regulated at home. People have every right to have weapons under the second amendment but to what extent? Do people really need a weapon of war?

Linda Brown, center of Brown v. Board case, dies at 76 – News – The Topeka Capital-Journal – Topeka, KS

Linda Brown, who as a little girl in Topeka was at the center of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision that ended school segregation in the United States, has died at age 76.Brown’s sister, Cheryl Brown Henderson, founding president of The Brown Foundation, confirmed the death. She said family will not comment on her sister’s death. Peaceful Rest Funeral Chapel of Topeka will handle arrangements.Linda Brown’s father, Oliver Brown, became the lead plaintiff in the
— Read on www.cjonline.com/news/20180326/linda-brown-center-of-brown-v-board-case-dies-at-76

Tragic loss for Civil Rights. I would have liked to see this taught in schools.

Texan Matthew McConaughey just called out red state gun lovers at March For Our Lives [WATCH]

Texan Matthew McConaughey just called out red state gun lovers at March For Our Lives [WATCH]
— Read on washingtonpress.com/2018/03/24/texan-matthew-mcconaughey-just-called-out-red-state-gun-lovers-at-march-for-our-lives-watch-2/

The Second Amendment, That’s Why. It’s The Answer On Both Sides In The Gun Debat : NPR

The Founding Fathers were willing to be edited, it seems, but they did not want it to be easy. So they made the amending process a steep uphill climb, requiring a clear national consensus to succeed.
— Read on www.npr.org/2018/03/01/589397317/repeal-the-second-amendment-thats-not-so-simple-here-s-what-it-would-take

11 Historical Landmarks You Absolutely Must Visit In Kansas

Are you yearning to explore a few of the National Historic Landmarks that make this country so unique? Visit these 11 located right here in Kansas.
— Read on www.onlyinyourstate.com/kansas/ks-historical-landmarks/