When one writer suggested that guns can be regulated without anyone's rights being infringed, he lost his job. Dick Metcalf told his story this morning to a skeptical crowd.
Turns out, people don't find it particularly relaxing to be surrounded by strangers carrying guns.
Angry mom to Target: "What do you suggest we tell our kids when we drive up and see this?
Carrying assault rifles into restaurants backfired-and now the gun lobby is firing at its own.
Fact-checking some of the gun lobby's favorite arguments shows they're full of holes.
Samuel Wurzelbacher gave his condolences this week to the families of the victims of the mass shooting near the University...
The editor of Guns & Ammo magazine apologized and moved up his planned resignation after he published a column advocating gun control, enraging his readers.
Last December, when Adam Lanza stormed into the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, with a rifle and killed twenty children and six adult staff members, the United States found itself immersed in debates about gun control. Another flash point occurred this July, when George Zimmerman, who saw himself as a guardian of his community, was exonerated in the killing of an unarmed black teenager, Trayvon Martin, in Florida. That time, talk turned to stand-your-ground laws and the proper use of deadly force. The gun debate was refreshed in September by the shooting deaths of twelve people at the Washington Navy Yard, apparently at the hands of an IT contractor who was mentally ill.
Conclusion from a survey of gun magazines:195130 Everybody's white.195130
Exclusive: The defeat of a modest gun-safety bill in the Senate is further vindication of Orwell's cynical observation that "who controls the past controls the future" since the American Right has persuaded millions of Americans that a false narrative about the Second Amendment is
Here's a little mental experiment. Imagine, for a moment, that the Tsarnaev brothers, instead of packing a couple of pressure cookers loaded with nails
To believe that gun laws don't work, you have to believe that each of the many studies showing that gun laws limit gun violence-all of them, every
Handguns kill more people than any other type of firearm. Yet, federal efforts to stem gun violence are focused mainly on other types of weapons.
The real reason for the Second Amendment's ratification was to preserve slave patrol militias.
Journalists create context by using sources who bring insight and provide analysis. Simply pointing out that something is public as the sole reason for publishing it is not a sufficient justification.
When I read about the open letter that former Marine Joshua Boston sent to Sen. Dianne Feinstein regarding his gun rights, I couldn't help but feel temporarily ashamed of also sharing the title of for...
Senator Dianne Feinstein, I will not register my weapons should this bill be passed, as I do not believe it is the government's right to know what I own. Nor do I think it prudent to tell you what I...
Five questions for two ex-Marines: gun rights advocate Joshua Boston and gun control advocate Nicolas DiOrio respond to CNN iReport.
This holiday season, it is important to reflect on the root causes of America's slide.