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Family ties

Michael Cook | 14 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: gun control, homophobia, Islam, Islamic terrorism, mass shootings
Islam, homophobia and guns all played a role in the tragedy in Orlando. But what about family dysfunction?


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, mass shootings, mental illness, Newtown, Sandy Hook school shootings


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