Guns

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
stop the NRA sign
The resolution's author says that "nobody has done more to fan the flames of gun violence than the NRA."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Police cars and tape block off a crime scene
"We've already lost far too many to gun violence—Congress must act now."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"We will always be here and hold space for you to come back," AOC said directly...

Further

Stop Gun Violence
Less than a month after just one mass shooting, New Zealand's Parliament voted 119-1 Wednesday to ban most military style assault rifles and semiautomatic weapons in the most sweeping changes to the country's gun laws in decades. The measure, passed after a white supremacist killed 50 people and wounded dozens more at two mosques in Christchurch, also includes a buyback program of existing weapons; lawbreakers can face a prison term of up to five years. During an expedited debate that swooped...