A Nation of Snake HandlersHow many people must die before the U.S. gives up this insane practice?
Did Your State Pass Any Gun Control Laws Since Newtown?The 20 states that passed 41 new state laws to restrict guns or improve background checks.
A Wisconsin Boy Shot His Sister. Their Father Is Facing Charges. Other States Should Take Note.
Too Much FreedomThe Navy Yard shooting proves we can’t have both universal access to guns and no way to track the mentally ill.
How Many People Have Been Killed by Guns Since Newtown?Slate partners with @GunDeaths for an interactive, crowdsourced tally of the toll firearms have taken since Dec. 14.
A Teenager Is Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter After Unintentionally Shooting His Cousin. The Case Shouldn’t End There.
A Year of Gun DeathsWhat Slate learned from trying, and failing, to record every death by gun in America since Newtown.
It’s Simple: Fewer Guns, Fewer SuicidesTwo scientists explore a decade of data to find the tie between gun ownership and suicide in America.
The Washington on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown GabfestListen to Slate's show about mass shootings and gun control, the looming government shutdown, and the pope's startling interview.
9 Things Wrong With BuzzFeed’s Article About 9 Potential Mass Shootings That Were Stopped by Someone With a Personally Owned Firearm
Bloomiedammerung!Two elections defeat gun control, stop-and-frisk, and everything else Michael Bloomberg likes.