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Gun Control


The GOP Has Blood on Their Hands

If America is to again be a "shining city on the hill" we must end our gun violence epidemic.

Thom Hartmann ·


The United States as a Mass-Killing Machine

On this planet of ours, America is the emperor of weaponry.

Tom Engelhardt ·


Biden Praised for Taking 'Crucial First Step' to 'Prioritize People Over Guns'

"The idea that we have so many people dying every single day from gun violence in America is a blemish on our character as a nation," the president said.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Can Biden End the Endless Wars and Learn to Wage Peace?

Militarism is embedded in the infrastructure of the nation state.

Robert C. Koehler ·


On a Quilt of Oppressions and Injustices

Last Tuesday's mass shooting targeting Asian American women working at massage parlors in Atlanta was a horrific manifestation of historically rooted and systematically sustained racism, xenophobia, anti-Asian rhetoric, hypersexualization of Asian women, and misogyny.

An Thuy Nguyen ·


Does the US Have a Culture of Violence? Not the United States of Women

The white, male, militarist culture of violence isn’t inevitable. It’s a societal choice. Let's switch.

Laura Flanders ·


Waging War at the Supermarket and Abroad

When the killing is done in the context of war, it’s not murder.

Robert C. Koehler ·


Upholding Hawaii Law, Federal Court Rules 'No Right to Carry Arms Openly in Public'

"This is much-needed good news following recent high-profile gun massacres in Atlanta and Boulder," said Kris Brown, president of the gun control group Brady: United Against Gun Violence.

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


We Must Confront the Ugly Plague of Racism and Hate Crimes

The pandemic and the poisonous rhetoric of Donald Trump have exposed once more the hard work that must be done to bring together an inclusive society.

Jesse Jackson ·


Boulder: Is it Time to End the Second Amendment?

American mass murders are a remnant of our slave patrols; RBG was right that Heller was wrongly decided and needs to be overturned.

Thom Hartmann ·