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The US needs to adopt a new mythos that's not at war with facts
From guns to health care, conservatives push a mythically-driven politics that's actively hostile to facts.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 17:01 GMT
The NRA - America's friend or foe?
We discuss whose interests the powerful US lobby is actually representing as the gun control debate rages on.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 04 May 2013 14:06 GMT
Bipartisan-ship of fools
Bipartisanship of the wrong variety is all over the US - from gun laws to marriage laws to Iraq war, argues Schecter.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2013 13:19 GMT
NRA-funded panel seeks armed US school guards
Proposal backed by gun lobby touts armed security personnel as part of solution to end school violence.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2013 03:07 GMT
Kafka's talking points: The NRA goes to Congress
NRA President David Keene, like Wayne LaPierre, "doesn't believe in closing the gun show loophole", argues Schecter.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 10:08 GMT
Victims seek US gun-sale curbs
Former US congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who was shot in the head in 2011, makes emotional plea to stop gun violence.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 18:30 GMT
The fool's gold-en rule
NRA is a "consistent nihilist", looking at a certain number of dead American children as "the cost of doing business".
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 13:28 GMT
US gun lobby wants armed guards in schools
Defiant National Rifle Association rejects tighter gun control in US as solution to tragedies such as Newtown massacre.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 06:15 GMT
Obama hounded by conspiracy theories
Lies and half-truths are nothing new in US elections but why is this cycle seeing new lows in campaign standards?
Inside Story US 2012
Inside Story: US 2012
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 12:12 GMT
Boys with toys
The way most Americans react to a tragedy like the shooting in Colorado is to feel overwhelming sadness for the victims.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 10:50 GMT
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