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People send checks in the amount of "thoughts and prayers" to some NRA backers

After the mass shooting at a Florida high school on Valentine’s Day which left 17 people dead, including students, many wanted more from National Rifle Association (NRA) proponents than just their “thoughts and prayers,” so they decided if that was the only way NRA supporters would address the issue, that’s how they would pay them.

South Carolina lawmakers want same-sex marriage defined as "parody marriage"

South Carolina State House

Republican lawmakers in South Carolina have proposed a bill that would define same-sex marriages as a “parody marriage.”

This would mean that any marriage not between one man and one woman in that state would be defined as going against human “design” and therefore be a “parody.” The Marriage Restoration Act defined marriage as a “Union between a man and a woman.”

Students plan nationwide march in support of gun control, San Diego included

In the wake of the mass shooting that befell Parkland's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14 which left 17 people dead, students are taking a stand against gun violence by vowing to march on Washington and other major cities including San Diego.