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Gun Control

Do more guns mean fewer shootings?

Frederic Lemieux | 04 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: gun control, mass shootings
A criminologist debunks gun violence myths.

Lessons from Sandy Hook

Rick Fitzgibbons | 03 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: gun control, Sandy Hook school shootings, video games
A government report on a school shooting in which six adults and 20 children died fails to establish a motive.

Safe in the right hands

William Stearman | 17 October 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: family breakdown, gun control, mass shootings
A retired military and foreign affairs expert makes the case for allowing Americans to have and carry guns.

Chris Lane dead because boys were bored

Tamara El-Rahi | 22 August 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Christopher Lane, gun control, teenagers
What kind of society produces people who kill for entertainment?

Let’s print some guns

Karl D. Stephan | 31 May 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: 3-D printing, gun control, technology
Dedicated libertarians want to use 3-D printer technology to make guns that kill people.

The paradoxes of gun control

Tim Lee | 18 December 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, gun control
Schools are not the only places where children should be protected against a violent death.

“These tragedies must end”

Michael Cook | 17 December 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, divorce, gun control, rampage shooting
Why are so many rampage killers the sons of divorce?

In the aftermath of horror

Sheila Liaugminas | 17 December 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: culture of peace, culture of violence, gun control, interfaith prayer service, mental illness, Newtown, Sandy Hook school shootings
Here we are again. Collectively crying and praying and consoling and grieving after another massacre, and this one in a school with innocent little children brutally slaughtered. When will this end? How can we change things enough to bring this to an end? Or can we?

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