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.

This Local Election Could Determine the Future of Gun Control
August 28, 2013

Angela Giron, one of two Colorado state senators who is up for a recall election on Sept.

This Man Is the Scariest Police Chief in America
August 07, 2013

Last week, out-of-towners flooded a council meeting in the 800-person community of Gilberton, in eastern Pennsylvania. Some carried signs that read “Impeach Obama, Mark Kessler for President” and “Legalize the Constitution.” Others just carried guns.

We've Had Our Conversation on Race. Now We Need One On Guns.
July 16, 2013

Of course the George Zimmerman trial was about race, and it’s natural for us to spend the days after the verdict deliberating that in all its particulars.

The Making of a Libertarian Terror
July 10, 2013

“We were expecting this.

Should the Newtown Victims Get Their Emmett Till Moment?
June 12, 2013

The dangers of a new Connecticut law that seals crime-scene photos.

This Is How the NRA Ends
May 28, 2013

The bigger, richer, meaner gun-control movement has arrived.

The Worst Gun Control Idea Has Bipartisan Support
May 02, 2013

Why cities should not pass new mandatory minimums for firearm possession.

Crackpots for Crock Pots!
April 25, 2013

Will Wayne LaPierre defend every American's right to build a pressure-cooker bomb? 

The Gun-Vote Backlash Has Only Just Begun
April 23, 2013

Some liberals shrugged at the legislation's defeat, but there could be serious consequences for those who opposed it.