gun safety

President Obama is furious that legislators lack the will to address gun violence. But there are steps he could take without them.
November 9, 2015

On the radio last week, I heard a police officer being interviewed about the shootings in his town of Roseberg, Oregon. He said something like, “We’re just in shock. Things like this always happen somewhere else, not in a town like ours.” I was surprised to hear this. I take it for granted that, someday, a public shooting is going to happen in a town, school, or church near me, maybe at a time when I happen to be there.
October 5, 2015

In the face of yet another gun massacre, Americans seem to think that there is only one answer: more guns.
January 19, 2011