Evan DeFilippis
Evan DeFilippis

Evan DeFilippis writes on public health and gun violence at the Atlantic, Huffington Post, Boston Review, and ArmedWithReason. He manages the evaluation of poverty-reduction projects in Nairobi, Kenya.

Medical Examiner
Jan. 25 2015 7:54 PMThe Myth of the Good Guy With a GunThe NRA is wrong: Owning a gun is far more likely to harm you than protect you.
Medical Examiner
June 17 2014 12:06 AMGuns Kill ChildrenThe overwhelming evidence that pediatricians are right and the NRA is wrong.
  Life
Caixin
Aug. 31 2015 10:26 AM Unraveling Why So Many Firefighters Perished in the Tianjin Blast Lack of basic chemical safety regulations or even “willful neglect” may have impeded firefighters and contributed to their deaths.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.