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The Heroism in the Sutherland Springs Shooting Does Not Validate the “Good Guy With a Gun” Argument

Politics
Nov. 6 2017 9:19 AMEverything We Know About the Sutherland Springs ShooterNot the gunman, the shooter.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 13 2017 1:08 PMTwo Guns Per PersonA simple, constitutional proposal that protects both Americans’ lives and liberty.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 5 2017 5:12 PMBloody HellerThe Supreme Court created a gun rights crisis it’s unwilling to solve.
Politics
Oct. 5 2017 12:26 PMAmerica’s Gun FantasyThree percent of the nation owns half the firearms—to prepare for an ultraviolent showdown that exists only in their imagination.
The Gist
Oct. 3 2017 6:22 PMThe Presidency is ImpossibleHow the world changed the presidency and doomed the office to failure.
The Slatest
Oct. 3 2017 12:14 PMDid Gun Control Stop Mass Shootings in Australia? The Latest Research Says Yes—Probably.
Politics
Oct. 2 2017 7:15 PMThere Is No “Hope” With Mass ShootingsEnding the violence will require a politics that doesn’t exist.
The Slatest
Oct. 2 2017 2:21 PMThese Powerful Responses to Past Mass Shootings Are All Too Relevant Today
Crime
Oct. 2 2017 7:30 AMIn 1996, Australia Enacted Strict Gun Laws. It Hasn't Had a Mass Shooting Since.
Brow Beat
June 15 2017 11:34 AMNBC Decides It’s Too Soon for a Carmichael Show Episode About Mass Shootings
Politics
April 7 2017 1:31 PMThe Second Amendment vs. the Fourth AmendmentDoes exercising your right to carry a gun diminish your other constitutional protections?
Jurisprudence
Feb. 23 2017 5:45 AMDocs vs. Glocks Shows the Threat to Free Speech Is the Pro-Gun RightFlorida Republicans argue that the Second Amendment trumps the First Amendment. They’re wrong.
Jurisprudence
July 8 2016 3:13 PMMore Guns, More Fear, More KillingsIt’s a vicious cycle, and there’s no end in sight.
Politics
June 23 2016 5:22 PMPower to the PeopleWhen C-SPAN went dark, live-streaming brought the Democrats’ historic sit-in to the masses.
The Slatest
June 23 2016 11:26 AMThe Democrats' Sit-In Is Over
Politics
Nov. 1 2017 2:20 PMArmed Bystanders Cannot Stop a TruckMilitary expertise shows why the pro-gun response to the Manhattan vehicle attack is absurd.
Politics
Oct. 6 2017 6:50 PMA Watershed MomentLas Vegas should entirely change the way we think about preventing mass shootings.
The Slatest
Oct. 5 2017 4:24 PMA Closer Look at the NRA’s Statement on Bump Stocks Reveals the Group Hasn’t Really Budged
The Slatest
Oct. 4 2017 3:16 PMA Tiny Sliver of Hope That Republicans Might Consider Doing the Absolute Minimum on Gun Control
Politics
Oct. 3 2017 3:36 PMThe Last Time It Was OK Not to Politicize a Mass ShootingLessons from the first modern killing spree: Howard Unruh’s 1949 “Walk of Death.”
Brow Beat
Oct. 3 2017 11:54 AMA Country Musician Changed His Mind on Gun Regulation After Getting Caught in the Las Vegas Shooting
Medical Examiner
Oct. 2 2017 6:29 PMHospitals Aren’t Fully Prepared for Mass Shootings, and It’s the Gun Lobby’s FaultEmergency responders and doctors are reduced to sharing anecdotes when they should be compiling evidence.
The Slatest
Oct. 2 2017 10:17 AMConnecticut Sen. Chris Murphy: “It’s Time for Congress to Get Off Its Ass and Do Something”
The XX Factor
July 14 2017 5:56 PMThe Women’s March Is Taking on the NRA and Police Brutality, Because Every Issue Is a Women’s Issue
Jurisprudence
May 9 2017 11:11 AMThe Only Constitutional Right That MattersConservative judges want to protect domestic abusers’ right to bear arms. Why don’t they care about protecting the right to vote?
Jurisprudence
March 17 2017 6:35 PMThe DOJ’s Next TargetIn just two months, Trump’s Department of Justice has already made big moves on transgender rights and voter ID laws. Next up: guns.
The Slatest
Jan. 17 2017 9:13 PMBetsy DeVos Says Guns Should Be Allowed in Schools. They Might Be Needed to Shoot Grizzlies.
Crime
July 5 2016 5:49 AMWhatever Happened to Michael Bloomberg’s Anti-Gun Crusade?It still exists—and it’s starting to work.
Moneybox
June 23 2016 12:12 PMWhile Democrats Protested for Gun Control, the GOP Tried to Stand Up for Financial Advisers. It Failed.
The Slatest
June 23 2016 8:57 AMRep. Debbie Dingell’s Ferocious Sit-In Speech: “I Know What It’s Like to Have a Gun Pointed at You”

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