Tag: NRA

Nov 21 2018

Feud between NRA, doctors continues in wake of Chicago hospital shooting – ABC15 Arizona

The ongoing feud between the National Rifle Association and the medical community continues in wake of a shooting at a Chicago hospital Monday. A recent article published earlier this month by physicians called gun violence a public health crisis and called for tougher gun laws. In response, the NRA tweeted that doctors should “stay in […]

Nov 20 2018

#ThisIsOurLane: Doctors Slam NRA After Mercy Hospital Attack | Time – TIME

After a shooting at Mercy Hospital in Chicago killed three people, including two hospital workers, doctors across the country are continuing to speak out against gun violence — and they’re pushing back on the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) admonition that they should “stay in their lane.” Earlier this month, the NRA responded to an Annals […]

Nov 20 2018

NRA rip of 'self-important' anti-gun docs draws fire after Chicago hospital shooting

John Bacon USA TODAY Published 9:01 AM EST Nov 20, 2018 The NRA’s suggestion that “self-important” physicians who support banning semiautomatic weapons should “stay in their lane” was drawing fire on social media after a doctor was fatally shot in a Chicago hospital late Monday. “You know who are still at work? The doctors and staff […]

Nov 20 2018

Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research  FOX43.com View from Away: The NRA doesn’t own the gun lane  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel On guns, docs tell the NRA #ThisisOurLane  EurekAlert (press release) Daniel Webster – Faculty Directory – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg […]

Nov 20 2018

View from Away: The NRA doesn't own the gun lane

The National Rifle Association’s arrogance struck a nerve recently when it scolded doctors for daring to state the obvious: that gun violence in America is a public health crisis. “Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane,” the NRA tweeted last Thursday. “Half of the articles in Annals of Internal Medicine are […]

Nov 20 2018

Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research  Glens Falls Post-Star On guns, docs tell the NRA #ThisisOurLane  EurekAlert (press release) Doctors to NRA on gun violence: This is our lane  FierceHealthcare Daniel Webster – Faculty Directory – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of […]

Nov 20 2018

Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research  wtkr.com On guns, docs tell the NRA #ThisisOurLane  EurekAlert (press release) Philly doctors join national debate with NRA over gun safety  WHYY Daniel Webster – Faculty Directory – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health […]

Nov 20 2018

Doctors start movement in response to NRA, calling for more gun research

In a tweet this month, the NRA told “anti-gun” doctors to “stay in their lane” after a series of research papers about firearm injuries and deaths was published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, including new recommendations to reduce gun violence. The NRA, which marked 147 years as an active organization over the weekend, wrote […]

Nov 12 2018

After NRA Mocks Doctors, Physicians Reply: 'This Is Our Lane'

Enlarge this image Doctors have been tweeting about their experiences treating victims of gun violence after the NRA mocked a position paper by the American College of Physicians. Above, the NRA logo in 2017 at an outdoor sports trade show in Harrisburg, Penn. Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Images Note: This […]

Nov 11 2018

How Doctors Responded After The NRA Said 'Stay In Their Lane'

One lane that is frequented by a number of medical professionals is rushing a gun shot victim to the operating room. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty If the goal of the National Rifle Association (NRA) was to get doctors’ attention, this Tweet certainly did its job: Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane. […]