Inside the All-Women Training Camp Where Guns Are Sold As Empowerment

Hundreds of American women travelled to A Girl and A Gun conference in Texas to learn how to shoot in self-defence, protect their kids, and fire machine guns from a helicopter.
Manisha Krishnan

Court Documents Show the NRA's Unhinged Rhetoric Being Used Against It

The gun-rights giant says it's bleeding money, and a legal battle with its old insurance broker suggests politics are a big part of the problem.
Alex Yablon
Mike Spies
true crime

Decoding the NRA-Obsessed Blog of an Accused Russian Spy

We translated the LiveJournal of Maria Butina, the Russian accused of using sex to influence Republican politics for the Kremlin.
Brian Freskos

Photos Show Links Between NRA Leaders and Alleged Russian Spy Maria Butina

The arrest of Butina is the most dramatic development yet in the government’s investigation of the NRA's relationship with Russia.
Jennifer Mascia
The VICE Guide to Right Now

NRA Supporters Are Blowing Perfectly Good Chilly Bins to Bits

After the NRA's former president said the YETI cooler company "declined to do business" with the guns rights group.
Adam Forrest

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

"People want to do something."
Brian Freskos
Views My Own

Racial Resentment Is in the NRA's DNA, Data Finds

NRA members are more likely to answer yes to survey questions like, "If black people would only try harder they could be just as well-off as whites."
Sean McElwee
gun violence

The March for Our Lives Wasn't Just Another Trump Protest

Rather than a onetime statement about identity or resistance, the anti-gun-violence rally told a very specific story.
Allie Conti
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

These School Shooting Survivors Have Something to Say

VICE commissioned 15 essays from people who have survived school shootings over the past 30 years.
Jonathan Smith
Finish him!

Let's Enjoy This Wholesome Moral Panic About Violent Video Games While it Lasts

I wish I could go back to a time when scapegoating video games for school shootings was the biggest problem with video games.
Emanuel Maiberg
Views My Own

The NRA I Grew Up with Wasn't a Death Cult

The lobbying powerhouse has been blocking gun control since before I was born. But it's only now that I'm realizing just how pernicious the group that helped shape my upbringing really is.
Kim Kelly
Las Vegas Shooting

People Are Bidding Insane Amounts for 'Bump Stocks' After Vegas

The devices that speed up semi-automatic guns were all over Stephen Paddock's hotel room. With Congress considering a ban, they're a suddenly hot commodity.
Alex Yablon