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gun violence

Americans Told Us How Their Lives Have Been Torn Apart By Gun Violence

Mass shootings have created a climate of fear, loss, and helplessness.
Victoria Leandra
8.15.19
christchurch massacre

The Christchurch Shooter Was Allowed to Write a Letter from Prison. It Ended Up on 4chan.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that the letter, which contained a call for more violence, should have been seized by the corrections department.
Tim Hume
8.14.19
gun violence

A Texas Gun Store Put Up a Billboard for Its “Back to School Sale”

The sign reads, "BACK TO SCHOOL SALE. AUGUST 13TH-18TH. UP TO 50% OFF FIREARMS.”
Kelly Vinett
8.12.19
gun violence

Shooting Incidents Keep Happening at Walmarts After El Paso. They Still Won’t Stop Selling Guns.

A 20-year-old white man with a loaded rifle and body armor sparked chaos at a Missouri Walmart, the latest in a spate of incidents
Emma Ockerman
8.9.19
Gun violence crisis

The El Paso and Dayton Shootings Are Making Suburban Republicans Squirm: “They’re in a Hell of a Box”

Gun control skeptic Don Bacon (R-Neb.) took a barrage of questions on guns and Trump's rhetoric at a town hall.
Cameron Joseph
8.9.19
Mass Shootings

Trump Reassured El Paso Hospital Workers His MAGA Rally Was Huge and Beto’s Was Small: “That Was Some Crowd”

"What was the name of the arena? That place was packed."
Emma Ockerman
8.8.19
El Paso

El Paso Shooter's Mother Told Police She Was Worried About His Gun

An officer told her the gun was perfectly legal, ending the conversation.
Emma Ockerman
8.8.19
El Paso

"Send Him Back!": El Paso Gives Trump Some of His Own Medicine

He wasn't exactly welcome when he tried to come to console. El Pasoans were still smarting from his last visit.
Trone Dowd
8.7.19
money-corruption

We Asked People Around the World What They Think of U.S. Gun Laws

"I think all these laws are the result of American capitalism."
Jada Butler
8.7.19
immigration

"My Rhetoric Brings People Together": Trump Has a Unique Take on His Anti-Immigrant Slurs

On his way to console the people of El Paso and Dayton, the president denied his ugly rhetoric had anything to do with either massacre
Gaby Del Valle
8.7.19
Mass Shootings

Someone Pulled a Gun in a Walmart In Louisiana and Everyone Panicked

Americans are on edge after a week of horrific gun violence. Panic struck in New York and Utah, too.
Trone Dowd
8.7.19
El Paso

Trump Kicks Off "Healing" Visit to El Paso by Telling Beto to Shut Up

The president will be met by protesters, including El Paso's congresswoman, who don't want him in their city.
David Gilbert
8.7.19
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