firearms

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
6.25.18
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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bumble Users Won't Be Able to Flaunt Guns in Profile Pics Anymore

Dudes will have to pad out their profiles with more pictures of fishing or something.
River Donaghey
3.6.18
Australia Today

Tasmania’s Government Wants To Relax Gun Laws

"It will take Tasmania back to the days where we had a reputation as the shooting capital of Australia.”
Wendy Syfret
3.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Is Outraged an Undocumented Immigrant Just Got Acquitted of Murder

The president called the verdict "disgraceful" after making Kate Steinle's killing a centerpiece of his border wall proposal.
Drew Schwartz
12.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'We Are Heavily Armed' Florida Church Warns No One in Particular

Signs papering the building warn that any attempt to wreak havoc within its walls will be met "with deadly force."
Drew Schwartz
11.21.17
Militias

Armed Militias Have a Choice to Make After Charlottesville

One prominent group has issued a "stand down order," saying it feared being associated with racist protesters.
Ben Hallman
8.15.17
crime

Inside a Class That Teaches Politicians When It’s OK to Shoot Someone

“I hate the term, 'Don’t take the law into your own hands.' I wish more people would.”
Blake Nelson
5.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Former NYPD Cops Allegedly Traded Gun Licenses for Prostitutes

According to Tuesday's charges, officers accepted cash, prostitutes, and vacations in a massive corruption scandal.
Drew Schwartz
4.25.17
CALIFORNIA SOUL

DIY Guns

It's legal for a hobbyist to build a firearm in the comfort of his own home without going through a background check or registering it—but at what point does a gun become a gun?
VICE Staff
3.3.15