Posted June 15, 2016 11:25 pm by Comments

By Tré Goins-Phillips

With one image and three words set against a stark white backdrop, the Boston Globe’s Thursday front page cover offers a bold, concise message: “Make It Stop.”

In Thursday’s striking full front page editorial, the historic newspaper portrays a life-size AR-15 rifle, which spreads from the top of the cover to the bottom. To the right of the image, are the words “Make It Stop,” with “Stop” emblazoned in red. The cover also includes an image of the actual size of the gun’s bullet entry.

The cover started spreading across social media late Wednesday when Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a staunch advocate of stricter gun control, tweeted it out. According to Warren, the Globe’s message is “100% correct.”

This is the cover of the @BostonGlobe tomorrow – & they are 100% correct. #filibuster #holdthefloor pic.twitter.com/wO1CicfoWk

— Elizabeth Warren (@SenWarren) June 16, 2016

Warren also included the hashtags #filibuster and #holdthefloor, a hat tip to Sen. Chris Murphy’s (D-Conn.) lengthy gun control filibuster that carried late into the evening Wednesday.

Murphy promised to remain on the Senate floor “for as long as I can” until Congress moves forward with gun control legislation. Fellow Democrats, including Warren, …Read the Rest

Source:: The Blaze

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