Gun Control Activists Protest the NRA News Conference—PICTURES

Dec. 21, 2012, 8:15 a.m.

While the Na­tion­al Rifle As­so­ci­ation’s (NRA) Wayne LaPierre was re­com­mend­ing that schools have armed guards at a press con­fer­ence this morn­ing, pro­test­ers out­side were call­ing for a ban on as­sault weapons and for tight­er gun le­gis­la­tion. Slo­gans such as “Shame on the NRA!” were be­ing shouted.