Katy Perry Asks America to Start Taking Gun Control Seriously

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Katy Perry performs onstage during "The Prismatic World Tour" at Madison Square Garden on July 9, 2014 in New York City.  

Katy Perry has spoken up about gun control, following the Thursday shooting in Lafayette, La., that killed two people and critically injured nine others. 

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Perry posted to Twitter on Friday, asking if we all have to lose someone close to us die to start taking the issue of gun control in America seriously.