gun violence


What We Know About the 'Male Supremacist' Who Shot Up a Florida Yoga Studio

Two people were killed and several more injured by an army vet with a history of violence against women and online rage.
Allie Conti
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
gun violence

Two dead, 13 injured after mass shooting in Toronto

The shooter, a 29-year-old man, is also dead.
Natalie Alcoba
Mack Lamoureux
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Family Poses Slain Teen's Body with PlayStation and Doritos at His Funeral

Renard Matthews's family wanted to remember the 18-year-old just as he lived.
River Donaghey

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

For the Love of God, Don’t Meme Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ Music Video

You're missing the whole point.
Beckett Mufson
Life Inside

The Stupid Gunshot That Got Me 27 Years in Prison

I know I earned my freedom, but I may be eternally undeserving of forgiveness.
Lawrence Bartley

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

"People want to do something."
Brian Freskos
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

I Barely Survived a School Shooting, but I Don't Support a Ban on AR-15s

You have to look past the fact that you’re not going to stop evil, but how can you lessen it? How can you make evil not so capable?
Nathaniel Mueller

Let’s Unpack the Infowars Claim that Netflix Inspired Austin Bombings

The pro-gun movement is trying to put an astoundingly stupid spin on a much-needed conversation, and we shouldn’t play along.
Frederick Blichert
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

I'm a Parkland Survivor and High School Isn't the Same

I was expecting to keep living life, happy and anxiety free when spring break comes. But right now it's spring break and I'm going to Washington.
Einav Cohen