gun violence

Gun Control Advocates Make Slow Progress—Just Not in Washington
August 28, 2015

Efforts to push gun control in Congress have failed, but smaller reforms are taking hold in the states.

A Majority of Gun Victims Know Their Assailant
August 27, 2015

Here are the victims of fatal gun violence we aren't talking about.

Australia Reduced Mass Violence by Confiscating Guns. In the U.S., Police Sell Them Back to Citizens.
August 27, 2015

One solution to gun violence isn't so simple in the United States.

Bobby Jindal Enabled Louisiana's Gun Violence Problem
July 24, 2015

The governor has suspended his presidential campaign, but don't expect him to reverse his incredibly lax gun policies.

How Did the NYPD Killer Get His Hands on a Gun From Georgia? Because Our Laws Are Insane.
December 24, 2014

The gun traveled 900 miles and was last traced in 1996.

The New York Cop Killer Was Arrested 19 Times. Why Was He Able to Get a Gun?
December 22, 2014

The NRA, not protesters, makes police officers' jobs more dangerous.

Guns Kill People. And If We Had Universal Background Checks, They Wouldn’t Kill So Many.
June 25, 2014

Yes, we know how to reduce gun violence. This is the way.

Navy Yard Shooting: “After a while, you just want it to stop, you know?”
September 16, 2013

By 10 a.m., police officers had given up trying to divert rubberneckers away from the Washington Navy Yard, a sprawling naval base where a gunman had opened fire in Building 197 at about 8:20 a.m.