Why an Obama voter made it a point to acquire one of those guns that politicians argue about.
Tagged: Guns In America
In which Burt Likko navigates a moral and legal dilemma.
It’s time for reasonable discussion about ‘assault rifles’ and just what that term means.
A dancefloor became a place of mourning, compassion and defiance.
A consideration of the cultural dynamics surrounding America’s gun problem.
Manly men support Trump
Does gun culture produce American militarism?
If you don’t like the idea of folks carrying a gun on campus, you can protest by carrying something else that might actually get you arrested.
A very cynical take on the public debate surrounding the Charleston shootings.
Can someone tell me why:
The conventional wisdom at the moment about the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri two weeks ago is that no one really knows what happened, and that the narratives conflict greatly depending on who you ask.
The conventional wisdom is bull.
School shootings and rampage killings used to be moments of collective shock and horror, leading to long periods of national, cathartic mourning. Now they are either a quick ratings spectacle or a thing that gets mentioned briefly on a slow news day.
What the hell happened to us?
Mad Rocket Scientist looks at the latest mass shooting, and it’s surprising conclusion.
Guns rights advocates use death threats to… stop a gun seller from selling guns. True story.
What would you do?
Canada’s gun laws hurt the innocent while protecting no one.
Uh oh. I agree with the GOP again. Sort of.
Our own Mike Dwyer lays out an interesting argument about the appropriateness of children being trained to use guns. The comment section there has an interesting conversation about this and other issues. But there...
An opinion piece from David Horsey at the Los Angeles Times discusses a recent gun death where a 5-year-old Kentucky boy was playing with a rifle he had gotten as a gift and shot...
Yeah, so that’s not going to do much to ease parents fear of guns in the classroom. My only question is, how was Obama able to control the arc of the ricocheting bullet?