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U.S. Deserves A Leader As Good As New Zealand Prime Minister: NYT Editorial Board
Jacinda Ardern "has shown the way” for other world leaders by banning military-style weapons after the mass shooting in Christchurch, the board says.
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Brazil School Shooting Sparks A Familiar Gun Debate, NRA Talking Points And All
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The U.S. gun lobby's push for arming teachers has found vocal allies in President Jair Bolsonaro's far-right government.
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New Zealand Prime Minister Vows To Change Gun Laws Following Mosque Shooting
Jacinda Ardern made the promise in the wake of Friday's attack at two mosques in Christchurch.
New Zealand’s Gun Laws Are Glaringly Lax Compared To Its Neighbor Australia
The mosque shootings, which took the lives of 49 people, bring new scrutiny on NZ gun control.
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Witness Recalls Trying To Save New Zealand Shooting Victim In Heartbreaking Interview
"I’m 66, I never thought in my life I’d live to see something like this," Jill Keats, who was present at one of the shootings in Christchurch on Friday, told the BBC.
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Miami Herald Lists Nearly 1200 Kids Killed By Gun Violence Since Parkland Shooting
Many Twitter users were quick to comment that the government's inaction on gun control was "the real national emergency."
Rep. Who Lost Son In Shooting: Gun Violence, 'Not A Wall,' Is The Emergency
“People continue to die every single day," said Rep. Lucy McBath. "That is a public health crisis."
Students Of Color Reflect On Surviving Parkland
Black students felt ignored in the aftermath of last year’s school shooting, but they have something important to say.
Parkland Classmates, Parents Remember Shooting Victims On 1-Year Anniversary
“I love you forever and miss you every second of every day,” tweeted the father of slain 14-year-old Jaime Guttenberg.
Why This Man Befriended His Son's Murderer And His Family
Tony Hicks killed Tariq Khamisa 24 years ago. Then Tariq's father and Tony's grandfather forged an unlikely friendship.
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This Man Forgave His Son’s Killer And Advocated For His Parole
After the initial shock of his son's death subsided, Azim realized that there are victims on both sides of the gun.
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Rep. Matt Gaetz Lies About Gun Violence, Tries To Eject Parkland Parent
The Republican lawmaker tried to argue that immigrant violence is worse than gun violence in the U.S.
A Gun Company Wants To Help People Make Their Own 'Cop Killer' Bullets
Armor-piercing rounds have been banned for decades, but one of the project's creators claims the process will be cheap and completely legal.
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Doctor Groups Gave $162,000 To NRA's Top Allies In Congress While Pushing Gun Reform
Critics in the medical community say it’s hypocritical to back staunchly pro-gun lawmakers and demand action on gun violence.
Congress Unveils Gun Background Check Bill On Anniversary Of Gabrielle Giffords Shooting
The Democratic-led bill would require federal background checks for nearly all firearm transactions, including private sales at gun shows or online.
For Students Of Color At Parkland, More Security Doesn’t Mean More Safety
“We don’t necessarily trust police," one student said. "We have a lot of reasons to not trust them.”
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Jazmine Barnes' Life Matters
When a child is killed in a violent act, it should be abundantly clear that we have a problem in this country
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Happy New Year! See How Gun Violence Rang In 2019.
There were several shootings around the U.S. on New Year’s Day.
2018 Was A Bad Year For The NRA, And The Worst Could Be Yet To Come
Was it just a blip, or could the National Rifle Association's power be starting to wane for good?
Lauren McCluskey Sought Help Against A Dangerous Man. She Still Died.
The University of Utah student called police repeatedly. Friends talked to college authorities. But nobody stopped her abuser.
2018 Was The Year We Turned The Tide On Ending Gun Violence
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The massacre at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas galvanized a new generation of activist students and pulled adults off the sidelines.
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You Can’t Understand The Brutal Reality Of Gun Violence Until You Hear It From Doctors
The NRA tried to push doctors out of the gun debate. They responded with raw accounts from the front lines of the crisis.
Just 10 Percent Of Americans Say Gun Violence Prevention Is Better Since Newtown
Americans strongly support measures like background checks, but they're less convinced they're politically possible.
Sandy Hook Elementary Evacuated For Bomb Threat On Shooting Anniversary
Classes were dismissed for the day, and police conducted a search of the school.
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Strasbourg Shooting: 3 Dead, Several Injured And In Critical Condition
By Lori Hinnant, Sylvie Corbet and John Leicester, Associated Press
French authorities have detained five people, but the search for the suspected extremist continues.
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U.S. Gun Violence Claimed More Lives In 2017 Than Ever: CDC
With nearly 40,000 people killed with firearms last year, America has reached a grim new milestone.
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