gun control

Mass Shootings

Surveillance Video Shows Shooter Preparing to Carry Out Mass Murder in Dayton

Three cops almost immediately opened fire, ending a mass shooting that could have been a lot worse.
Tess Owen
8.14.19
gun control

Here's How Many Guns People Have Already Handed Over in New Zealand (Hint: It's a Lot)

Buyback programs are part of gun legislation passed after the Christchurch massacre.
Trone Dowd
8.13.19
Science

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s ‘Objectively True Information’ About Mass Shootings Is Worthless

The celebrity scientist took to Twitter to remind everyone that people die all the time, diminishing the tragedy of the weekend's mass shootings.
Madeleine Gregory
8.6.19
NEW ZEALAND

An American Perspective on New Zealand's Ban of all Military-Style Weapons and Assault Rifles

"This is what real action to stop gun violence looks like," tweeted Bernie Sanders.
David Gilbert
3.21.19
NEW ZEALAND

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
3.18.19
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
3.18.19
NEW ZEALAND

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

“How could they have amassed the guns?"
Carter Sherman
3.17.19
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
11.4.18
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
9.13.18
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
6.30.18
guns

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
6.26.18
guns

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
6.8.18
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