Gun Control

Julia Conley, staff writer
"We're advocating today, and everyday, honoring Martin Luther King's legacy with actions that would have been impossible if not for his dedication to justice and nonviolent protest."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Threats of violence at a gun rally scheduled for Monday in Richmond, Virginia prompted Gov. Ralph Northam to declare a temporary state of emergency.
"This isn't about the Second Amendment," said activist Molly Conger, "this is...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"When kids go back to school, they have plenty to worry about. They shouldn't...


Another one. This time in Kentucky. Two killed, 18 injured. The 11th school shooting of the year, and it's still January. Barely a blip in the heedless news 'cause same old: Close-knit town, people shocked and grieving, good kids and "sweet souls" who will be missed, police searching for a reason for a 15-year-old to open fire, pols sending their goddamn thoughts and prayers. "In our time," goes the poem, "About death... We knew too much."