Senator Elizabeth Warren has set up YouFundGuns.com, a website to help citizens call and/or tweet the country’s biggest investment firms. These firms invest in gun manufacturers and have the power to influence the industry.
Citigroup recently announced that it would not do business with any retail clients that sell guns unless they require customers to pass a background check, they restrict their sales to people under 21 and refuse to sell bump-stocks or high-capacity magazines.
We’ve seen how money talks—it is the reason it is so hard to get legislation passed—the NRA owns many of our lawmakers, particularly Republicans, who currently control all branches of government.
So visit YouFundGuns.com, enter your zip code and they will provide phone numbers and call scripts for you. They will also provide tweets for you as well.
Our children are standing on the front lines of this fight to make democracy work. We need to fight just as hard for gun reform now.