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Pandemic, protests, politics driving US gun sales
From the countryside to the cities, Americans are engaged in a frenzy of gun-buying fueled by the pandemic, protests and politics. Brenda Dumas, wearing ear protectors and adopting a shooter’s stance, takes aim at a cardboard target with her new gun. “Fight,” commands the instructor at the Boondocks Firearms Academy in a suburb of Jackson, the largest city in the southern state of Mississippi. “I want to be able to protect myself should the need…