NRA gunning for more than just right to bear arms | Al Jazeera America

“When it comes to defending gun rights, no issue is seemingly too obscure for the NRA — not even the ivory trade. Amid the high-profile epic battles, including the recent clashes following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut, there have been smaller, under-the-radar ones, too — often appearing to touch only tangentially on […]

Conservative groups spend up to $1bn a year to fight action on climate change

Author of study on groups opposing US political action says: ‘I call it the climate-change counter movement’ Conservative groups spend up to $1bn a year to fight action on climate change