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The Slatest

"Accidental Death" Gun Control Ad Involving Children Is Terrifying, But Not Very Informative

Politics
April 16 2014 6:47 PMWhy the NRA Loves Michael BloombergThe former mayor’s gun control campaigns are a godsend for fundraising.
Future Tense
March 5 2014 3:57 PMYou Can't Post About Your Gun Trafficking Operation on Facebook Anymore
Human Nature
Feb. 17 2014 7:41 PMA Nation of Snake HandlersHow many people must die before the U.S. gives up this insane practice?
Crime
Dec. 13 2013 10:48 AMDid 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.
Crime
Dec. 12 2013 11:31 PMThe Missing 20,000 Gun DeathsHomicide is only part of the gun violence issue—the smaller part.
Weigel
Dec. 5 2013 1:45 PMAn Ominous New Ad Commemorates the Anniversary of Newtown
Weigel
Nov. 27 2013 12:53 PMColorado Gun Rights Activists Claim Another Scalp
Jurisprudence
Nov. 12 2013 6:28 PMIt’s Not My Gun. It’s “Free Speech.”The alarming rise of “open-carry” demonstrations.
Future Tense
Oct. 24 2013 12:04 PMAre Gun Sales Really "Booming" on Instagram?
Crime
Oct. 15 2013 11:41 AMCalifornia’s Strict New Access Prevention Law Won’t Do Much to Stop Child Shooting Deaths
Crime
Sept. 20 2013 1:49 PMA Wisconsin Boy Shot His Sister. Their Father Is Facing Charges. Other States Should Take Note.
Crime
Sept. 20 2013 12:12 PMGun Owners Who Pack in Public Are No Longer Welcome in Starbucks
Jurisprudence
Sept. 18 2013 5:24 PMToo Much FreedomThe Navy Yard shooting proves we can’t have both universal access to guns and no way to track the mentally ill.
Crime
Sept. 16 2013 3:34 PMHow 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.
Crime
Sept. 10 2013 4:18 PMHow Was a Legally Blind 107-Year-Old Able to Buy a Handgun?
Dispatches
April 13 2014 9:46 PMRemembering MarquisBig Brothers Big Sisters matched us up. Then a stranger gunned him down.
Saletan
Feb. 18 2014 3:21 PMYes, Guns Are More Dangerous Than Snakes. Here’s the Math.
The Slatest
Jan. 14 2014 9:16 PMSchool Shooting in New Mexico Marks Second Middle School Attack in Three Months
Crime
Dec. 12 2013 11:53 PMA Year of Gun DeathsWhat Slate learned from trying, and failing, to record every death by gun in America since Newtown.
Crime
Dec. 12 2013 11:30 PMIt’s Simple: Fewer Guns, Fewer SuicidesTwo scientists explore a decade of data to find the tie between gun ownership and suicide in America.
Crime
Dec. 3 2013 1:23 PMThe Presidential Candidate Who Shot and Killed a Girl When He Was 12
The XX Factor
Nov. 19 2013 10:45 AMThere's Something Wrong With a Country That Lets George Zimmerman Have a Gun
Crime
Nov. 8 2013 4:49 PMThe Gun Training Class that Teaches Students to Keep Firearms Under the Bed, Loaded
Crime
Oct. 21 2013 3:59 PMA New Study Shows Why It’s So Important to Reduce Child Gunshot Injuries
Crime
Sept. 30 2013 2:12 PMThere Are Way More Unintentional Child Shootings Than Anyone Thought
Political Gabfest
Sept. 20 2013 12:25 PMThe 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.
Crime
Sept. 18 2013 6:58 PM9 Things Wrong With BuzzFeed’s Article About 9 Potential Mass Shootings That Were Stopped by Someone With a Personally Owned Firearm
Politics
Sept. 18 2013 10:52 AMShot by Both SidesWhy the Navy Yard killings won’t change anything.
Politics
Sept. 11 2013 9:59 AMBloomiedammerung!Two elections defeat gun control, stop-and-frisk, and everything else Michael Bloomberg likes.
Crime
Sept. 10 2013 12:29 PMA 3-Year-Old Girl Shot and Killed Herself in Yellowstone. How Did She Get Hold of the Gun?

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