Stop the Slaughter, Change U.S. Gun Laws Now

If the Newtown killings don’t oblige legislators and courts to show courage against the gun lobby and its junk politics and to end the easy availability of weapons that are efficient killing machines, what ever will?

Maybe this is finally the time. Maybe the gunning down of 20 small children by a man with a gun designed only for mass killings will shake Americans from their perverted love affair with automatic and semi-automatic weapons. Maybe some responsible legislators will think...