gun control


New Zealand Will Have New Gun Control Laws Within 10 Days of the Christchurch Mosque Attacks

The prime minister vowed: “Within 10 days of this horrific act of terrorism, we will have announced reforms which will, I believe, make our community safer."
David Gilbert
3 days ago
Christchurch shooting

NZ’s Relaxed Gun Laws Aided Christchurch Terror Attacks

Jacinda Ardern says changes to these gun laws will be announced within 10 days of the mosque shootings.
Zoe Madden-Smith
3 days ago

New Zealand Doesn't Register 96% of Civilian Guns. The Christchurch Tragedy Could Change That.

“How could they have amassed the guns?"
Carter Sherman
5 days ago
VICE News Tonight on HBO

The 'Concealed Carry' Fashion Show Is for People Who Want to Hide Their Guns

It's practical gear for an expanding market, but there's another goal.
Katherine Tutrone
Oliver Noble
Views My Own

Do Media Companies Report Too Much on Mass Shooters?

Sound, iterative journalism can keep rumor-mongering at bay—unless it feeds a "contagion" effect of violence.
Krishna Andavolu
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Maryland Shooting Survivor 'Couldn't Give a Fuck' About Thoughts and Prayers

"I'm going to need more than a couple days of news coverage and some thoughts and prayers, because it's—our whole lives have been shattered."
Drew Schwartz

Just How Many Guns Do Americans Actually Own?

Some fans say the number is as high as 600 million. Here's what the data really shows.
Alex Yablon

What it Feels Like to Decide to Shoot Someone and Actually Do it

"I expected them to be sociopaths, or terrible people, or rotten through and through. And they're not."
Seth Ferranti

The Australians Who Want Less Gun Control

We’re envied around the world for a tough stance on guns. Why do some shooters think the rules are unfair?
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Americans Are Wearing Bullet Crowns and Praying with Their AR-15s

Everything is fine.
Drew Schwartz

The Next Big Gun Controversy Is Forcing People to Lock Them Up

"People want to do something."
Brian Freskos
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Pennsylvania School Gave Its Teachers Tiny Baseball Bats to Stop Shooters

A surefire deterrent against a domestic terrorist with a semi-automatic rifle.
Drew Schwartz