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With History of Domestic Violence, Texas Gunman Fits Mass Shooter Profile

"And yet blinding misogyny is never considered a possible political motivator for mass violence."

Julia Conley ·


When Shooter Is White Male, Note Critics, Label of 'Terrorist' Put on Hold

Sunday night's shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival left at least 58 people dead, making it the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history

Julia Conley ·




Three Strategies to Beat the NRA

Gun safety advocates who until now have relied largely on traditional lobbying need to broaden their strategy to include partnerships with gun owners and civil disobedience.

Peter Dreier ·


Democrats Vow More Action as House Adjourns With No Vote on Guns

Civil rights advocates warned that focus on watch list endorses controversial process that may not prevent massacres

Nadia Prupis ·


Senate Rejects "Hatchet to Americans' Privacy"—But Threat Remains

Civil liberties groups are urging lawmakers to "abandon this misguided effort" to address national security concerns in the wake of the Orlando shooting

Nadia Prupis ·


#NoBillNoBreak: Democrats Occupy the House to Demand Gun Reform

Protest comes just days after the U.S. Senate rejected four gun control measures

Nadia Prupis ·



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