At Least 36% Of Mass Shooters Have Been Trained By The US Military

By David Swanson, Counterpunch. -

It is extremely easy in the United States to obtain guns, to find places to practice using them, and to find trainers willing to teach you to use them. There’s no need to have any contact with [...]

Atlanta Murders Reporting Relied On Law Enforcement Narratives

By Diana Lu, Michelle Pham and Kim De La Cruz, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Gunman Rob Aaron Long opened fire in three Asian-owned spas in the Atlanta, Georgia area on March 16, 2021, killing Yong Ae Yue, Hyun Jung Grant, Suncha Kim, Soon Chung Park, Delaina Ashley Yuan, [...]

Couple That Pointed Guns At Protesters Charged With Felonies

By Arris Foley, The Hill. -

Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the couple that drew national attention last month after footage of them pointing guns at Black Lives Matter protesters outside their home went viral, have been [...]

US Gunning For Trouble

By Finian Cunningham, Sputnik News. -

The spectre of the coronavirus pandemic in the US has darkened decidedly, with President Trump warning of a harrowing next few weeks from a surging disease death toll. Into the malevolent mix are [...]

Rally To Commemorate Two Year Anniversary Of Pulse Nightclub Shooting

By Zach D. Roberts, NationofChange -

The two year anniversary of the nations second largest modern gun massacre, the Pulse Nightclub shooting, brought together a collection of gun reform groups for a rally in New York City’s Dag [...]

What Mass Killers Tend To Have In Common

By David Swanson, Davidswanson.org -

It may almost seem too obvious to mention, but I don’t think that’s why we so seldom mention it. I don’t mean being male, or being mentally disturbed, or having been cruel to women, or living in [...]

Gun Violence Debate Needs To Include Police Militarization And Drug Prohibition Violence

By Morgan Humphrey, Drugpolicy.org -

On March 14th thousands of students walked out of school to protest gun violence, demanding legislators enact more stringent gun control in the U.S.  Later that night, black Brazilian city [...]

Role Of Youth In The Coming Transformation

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The eruption of youth protests over gun violence in schools and other issues is another indicator that the 2020s could be a decade of transformation where people demand economic, racial and [...]