gun violence

extremism

NRA Membership Dues Tanked Last Year

The gun rights super-group took out a big loan from its own foundation in what experts said might be a sign of serious cashflow problems.
John Cook
5 days ago
Views My Own

You Can't Talk About Guns Without Talking About Race

As with most things in America, owning and using a gun for political purposes is perceived very differently if you're a person of color.
Krishna Andavolu
9.18.18
Views My Own

Guns Make You and Your Family Less Safe, Not More

The evidence is pretty overwhelming.
Krishna Andavolu
9.15.18
News

Saskatoon, Edmonton—Not Toronto—Have the Worst Crime In Canada

Please remember this the next time someone tells you how dangerous Toronto is.
Mack Lamoureux
7.25.18
guns

Toronto Wants More Gun Control. Will It Work?

After the Danforth mass shooting, Toronto politicians have made moves to curb gun violence. But experts believe many of their proposals will be ineffective.
Manisha Krishnan
7.25.18
News

Family of Toronto Mass Shooting Suspect Says He Struggled with Psychosis

Faisal Hussain, 29, has been identified as the gunman behind Sunday’s attack.
Manisha Krishnan
7.23.18
News

Everything We Know About the Toronto Mass Shooting

Two young people died and 15 people were shot when lone gunman Faisal Hussain opened fire in the Danforth late Sunday night. Hussain died at the scene.
Connor Garel
7.23.18
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
7.10.18
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
6.7.18
gun control

Three Gun Violence Scholars on What Is Missing From America’s Gun Control Debate

Academics of colour often find themselves on the sidelines when it comes to curbing America’s gun violence.
Jooyoung Lee
Joseph Richardson Jr.
Desmond Patton
5.24.18
Art

This Toy Assault Rifle for Toddlers Is a Twisted Take on Playtime

Start 'em young, folks!
Troy Farah
5.10.18
Memes

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

You're missing Donald Glover's whole point.
Beckett Mufson
5.8.18