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Nov 6, 2017, 10:06am EST
  • August 5, 2019

    Stop blaming mental illness for mass shootings

    It’s about the guns.

  • July 30, 2018

    I went to a huge conference on school safety. No one wanted to talk about gun control.

    The most obvious solution to school shootings is the one nobody wanted to discuss.

  • February 15, 2018

    9 faith leaders on “thoughts and prayers” — and action — after tragedy

    Some say "God is not a cosmic vending machine," while others champion the power of prayer.

  • November 10, 2017

    It’s been 5 days since the mass shooting in Texas. And America is already moving on.

    The US is still very unusual when it comes to guns. But nothing changes.

  • November 7, 2017

    How an Air Force blunder let the Texas church shooter buy a gun

    Bureaucratic mistakes have consequences.

  • November 7, 2017

    A Texas Republican will introduce a bill that would strengthen America’s gun laws. Really.

    The bill would strengthen the federal background check system.

  • November 7, 2017

    A top Trump Pentagon nominee thinks it’s “insane” that civilians can buy assault rifles

    Weirdly, he disagrees with the person trying to give him a job.

  • November 7, 2017

    America’s poor enforcement of its gun laws keeps contributing to mass shootings

    It’s not just the military. America’s gun laws are poorly enforced in general — and it’s a problem.

  • November 6, 2017

    Ted Cruz accidentally explained America’s gun problem in one sentence

    He made the case for gun control while trying to argue against it.

  • November 6, 2017

    Congress will likely do the same thing after the Texas massacre it did after Las Vegas: nothing

    The gun debate is another culture war, argues former conservative talk radio host Charlie Sykes.

  • November 6, 2017

    America’s domestic violence problem is a big part of its gun problem

    The Texas church shooting exposes the link between both issues.

  • November 6, 2017

    The Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooting killed 4 percent of the town’s population

    The ages of the deceased range from 18 months to 77 years.

  • November 6, 2017

    Watch: Samantha Bee on why “abused women are the canary in the coal mine for mass shootings”

    Bee explains how "the boyfriend loophole" keeps domestic abusers armed and dangerous.

  • November 6, 2017

    Sutherland Springs, Texas, church shooting: what we know

    At least 26 people were killed in a shooting at the First Baptist Church on Sunday morning.

  • November 6, 2017

    The Texas shooting shows why “a good guy with a gun” isn’t enough

    America should look to its laws, not armed civilians, to address gun violence.

  • November 6, 2017

    Sen. Chris Murphy: Congress is choosing “fealty to weapons-makers” over human lives

    Murphy argued that "[n]o one is safe" from gun violence as long as Congress doesn’t act.

  • November 6, 2017

    The link between domestic violence and mass shootings, explained by a gun policy expert

    Devin Patrick Kelley had a history of domestic violence. So did Omar Mateen and many, many others. What’s going on?

  • November 6, 2017

    A huge international study of gun control finds strong evidence that it actually works

    It looked at 130 studies from 10 different countries.

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