Sandy Hook

Gun Control Advocates Are Embracing a Tactic That Beat Apartheid
December 11, 2013

If you can't beat the gun nuts, you can scare off the people who fund them

Study: Newtown Shooting Was a Boon for Lobbyists and Media Alike
December 09, 2013

One side of the debate focused on K Street, while the other focused on advertising.

Sweat in Peace
Memorializing the dead at CrossFit
June 14, 2013

Memorializing the dead at CrossFit.

No Father's Day: A Retort to the Second-Guessers on Gun Control
June 13, 2013

Neil Heslin’s Father’s Day custom with his son Jesse (who preferred to call it “Daddy’s Day”) was to go to the local historical society for an antique car show where, for the holiday, dads and their kids would get in free.

This Is How the NRA Ends
A bigger, richer, meaner gun-control movement has arrived
May 28, 2013

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

What Gun Owners Really Want
I’ve owned six guns. I’ve drawn them on bad guys. I want to be understood.
January 30, 2013

My father's Iver Johnson .410 shotgun, which he promised would be mine soon, leaned on its stock in a closet off the kitchen filled with other guns and camping gear.

Americans Back Obama's Gun Control Plan, But That's Not Enough
January 16, 2013

If it were up to the public, Obama's plan would sail through Congress.

Gun Control Could Save Veterans' Lives
January 08, 2013

In 2006, the Israeli Defense Forces made a relatively simple policy change that required soldiers to leave their weapons at their bases when they headed home for the weekend.  The result: a staggering 40 percent drop in the suicide rate among soldiers aged 18-21, according to a November 2010 study. The study has received some renewed interest in America in the wake of Sandy Hook.

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