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# Second Amendment

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'We're a country that idealises its founding': America's complicated relationship with the gun
That intimate connection with firearms is under renewed scrutiny after the worst mass shooting in recent US history.
'We're being called Trump militia. It's something I'm probably going to wear as a badge now'
Militias usually decrease in popularity under a Republican president, but Trump is proving an exception.
Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'
Donald Trump has long incorrectly suggested his Democratic opponent wants to overturn the Second Amendment and take away Americans’ right to own guns.
Trump team plays down comment which appeared to suggest people shoot Hillary Clinton
“By the way if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don’t know.”
Gun maker to boycott Liam Neeson after his curse-filled anti-gun tirade
The Taken star said private gun owership in the US is a “f***ing disgrace”.
The White House responds to the Piers Morgan deportation petition
“BREAKING NEWS: President Obama has officially decided I am NOT being deported.”
Petition to deport Piers Morgan from the US now at over 70,000
The CNN host is coming under severe criticism for his outspoken views on gun control in the United States.
Obama wants gun violence proposals by next month
Obama has asked his vice president Joe Biden to lead efforts to formulate proposals that he insists will not impinge on the Second Amendment, which enshrines the right to bear arms in the US.