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New Zealand’s prime minister says she does ‘not understand’ US refusal to change gun laws when her country banned assault rifles 28 days after the Christchurch massacre

New Zealand banned most types of guns 28 days after a gunman killed 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch earlier this year. The government’s swift action came after widespread revulsion at the massacre, which was carried out by a gunman with legally obtained firearms. The country’s prime minister, Jacinda […]
New Zealand’s prime minister says she does ‘not understand’ US refusal to change gun laws when her country banned assault rifles 28 days after the Christchurch massacre
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New Zealand parliament votes overwhelmingly in favour of new gun laws

New Zealand lawmakers voted overwhelmingly in favour of new gun laws set forward in the wake of the Christchurch shooting last month, which left 50 people dead and dozens more injured. New laws would ban the sale of military-style semi-automatic weapons, the same type of weapon used by the gunman […]
New Zealand parliament votes overwhelmingly in favour of new gun laws
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Everything you need to know about Life After Hate — the organisation that’s partnered with Facebook to tackle white nationalist content on the platform

Facebook announced earlier this week that it will be banning all content related to white nationalism and white separatism from its platforms. To bolster efforts to combat hate, Facebook will connect people who search for terms associated with white supremacy to the organisation Life After Hate, founded by former extremists […]
Everything you need to know about Life After Hate — the organisation that’s partnered with Facebook to tackle white nationalist content on the platform
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What’s really keeping the US from adopting new gun laws like New Zealand’s

New Zealand’s quick ban on “military-style semiautomatic weapons” announced Thursday drew a stark contrast to the years of stymied gun-control debates in the United States. Despite an alarming number of mass shootings across the country over the last several years, gun legislation remains rare at the federal level. There are […]
What’s really keeping the US from adopting new gun laws like New Zealand’s
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