The Cult of American Gun Ownership Must End

A Tale of Two Gun Toters

Gun ownership has become an American cult

Victims are sacrificed every day at its altar. Over the weekend, mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio claimed the lives of at least 31 people. The week before, another mass shooting killed 3 children at a popular food festival in Santa Clara…

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Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

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James Finn

James Finn

James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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