February 5, 2013

USA Today┬árecently published a story that quoted Grassroots Change‘s┬áDirector Mark Pertschuk on the similarities between the tobacco industry and gun lobby’s dirty tricks. According to Pertschuk, these include “suppressing information, blocking research, targeting individual scientists and pushing for state laws that prohibit cities and counties from passing their own gun …

February 1, 2013

“Critics say the National Rifle Association, in its efforts to block gun-control laws it says are unconstitutional, has used many of the strategies pioneered by the tobacco lobby, at least until a national settlement with state attorneys general forced cigarette makers to change some of their ways. Those tactics include …

January 17, 2013

Ron Cohen is the CEO of Sig Sauer, the company that produced one of the guns that was used in Friday’s Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre. You have probably never heard of Ron Cohen before. I know I never have. I tried to find a decent picture of him this …