Mass Shootings

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How Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Failed to Keep Mosque Shooting Video from Going Viral

Facebook's much-vaunted artificial intelligence systems and human monitors did not stop it. A call from the police did.
David Gilbert
3.18.19
guns

Inside the Uniquely American Horror Story of Summer Gun Violence in Chicago

"The one thing that I get really agitated about is how little things have changed in many of these neighborhoods."
Ann Givens
3.5.19
Views My Own

A Parkland Survivor on Why Louis C.K. Is Wrong and the Movement Is Winning

People talk shit: "They're just kids, we shouldn't listen to them."
Sam Zeif
2.14.19
News

Judge Changes Law to Give Man Who Killed Six Muslim Men More Guaranteed Prison Time

The massacre committed by Alexandre Bissonnette was driven by racial hatred, but a judge did not consider it terrorism.
Mack Lamoureux
2.10.19
Views My Own

It's Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Another mass shooting. Another presidential tantrum. Another white nationalist at the White House. And Robert Mueller in trouble.
Matt Taylor
11.9.18
Mass Shootings

Everything We Know About the Former Marine Who Killed 12 People in Thousand Oaks

The shooter's gun was legal but the extended-capacity magazine was banned in California.
Tess Owen
David Gilbert
11.8.18
extremism

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 online rage and violence against women.
Allie Conti
11.6.18
Mass Shootings

After Pittsburgh, American Jews Are Mournful, Afraid, and Defiant

"We shouldn’t be shocked that something like this happened.”
Eve Peyser
10.30.18
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
9.15.18
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

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
Mass Shootings

Naked man with AR-15 kills diners at Waffle House in Tennessee

At least four people are dead and three more wounded.
VICE News
4.22.18
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