Saturday, July 20, 2019

Tag: gun violence

Dallas official urges NRA to take its convention elsewhere and address...

Dwaine Caraway is asking the NRA to find another place to host this year's annual convention, as well as urging members to take a stand on the issue.

Gun violence has dropped dramatically in 3 states with very different...

To have an honest, nonpartisan discussion about gun violence, we must look at what happened in New York, California, and Texas.

Over 120 lawmakers call for an end to restrictions on gun...

The lawmakers want changes “that could help prevent gun violence while still protecting the rights of law-abiding gun owners.”

Leading gun violence researcher: Media have a responsibility to cover the...

“This is really important legislation that could harm public safety.”

26 dead in Texas church shooting

Victims of the shooting range in ages from 5 to 72, including the Pastor's daughter and a pregnant woman.

The psychology of mass killers: What causes it? How can you...

But what is this ‘invisible’ and ‘utterly invisible’ violence that is inflicted on us mercilessly, and has a profoundly damaging impact, from the day we are born?

The evil that guns do

The firearms lobby suggests that because morality can’t be legislated, the evil of gun violence can only be controlled by... more guns.

What makes American society so violent?

These stories explore how violence permeates different aspects of American society.

After Las Vegas, these are the questions that can bring us...

If we can stop clinging to stories that obscure the truth of what happened, then what follows easily is, How can I help?

What more is there to say on gun laws?

There comes a point where you feel like there’s nothing more to say about gun violence that hasn’t already been said.

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