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Here Is Exactly the Right Time to Talk About Gun Violence - Mother Jones

These are the things you can count on like clockwork after each of the mass murders that have become a grimly familiar American trope: The National Rifle Association's Twitter account goes silent. The Onion's painfully on-point satire, “'No Way to ...and more »

Are Millennials Moving Right on Guns? - POLITICO Magazine

Are younger Americans more progressive? One would be hard pressed to disagree. The under-30 crowd has led a fight on transgender rights and new forms of racism. In the culture wars, conservatives have met defeat at the hands of much younger activists ...and more »

GOP Voter Support for Stronger Gun Control Measures Is Growing, Polling Shows - Morning Consult

A candlelight vigil was held on Oct. 8, one week after the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival in Las Vegas. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images). By Cameron Easley October 11, 2017. Overall, voters showed broad support (79 ...and more »

Gun control dominates Sunday shows after Las Vegas massacre - The Hill

Gun control dominated discussions on Sunday morning political shows nearly a week after a gunman opened fire on the crowd at a country music festival in Las Vegas, killing more than 50 people. Sen. Dianne Feinstein · Dianne Emiel FeinsteinGrassley ...and more »

Could smaller, local measures offer a way forward on gun control? - Christian Science Monitor

Examples that could serve as models range from state efforts to take guns from domestic abusers to intensive intervention with urban gangs. But implementation on a national scale could be a challenge. People pray for victims of the recent mass shooting ...and more »

What the Tragedy In Las Vegas Says About Who America Should Fear - TIME

If you're looking for a little high-caliber action in Las Vegas, baby, you won't have to travel far from the Strip to find it. Locked and loaded, the scantily-clad shooting-range amazon stares down from an outdoor billboard while fondling an AR-15 semi ...and more »

Fact-checking the NRA's response to proposed gun laws after Las Vegas - PolitiFact

The National Rifle Association called for a review of regulations on the sales of the "bump stock" devices. The devices were used by the Las Vegas gunman to rapidly fire semi-automatic rifles like machine guns Oct. 1. The debate over gun control ...and more »

NRA stops short of supporting a legal ban on 'bump stocks' - Washington Post

The National Rifle Association ventured into unfamiliar territory last week when it endorsed new restrictions on a device that accelerated gunfire in the Las Vegas massacre. But leaders of the gun lobby signaled Sunday they may draw a line at writing ...and more »

'Guns don't kill people; men and boys kill people,' experts say - USA TODAY

This article was originally published after the Las Vegas shooting. It has been updated to reflect the shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Many horrifying details are known about Devin Kelley, the gunman who killed 26 people last Sunday in a Texas ...and more »

The NRA Wasn't Always Against Gun Restrictions - NPR

Once again, and sadly not for the last time, a mass shooting in Las Vegas on Oct. 1 stunned the nation and shocked the rest of the civilized world, spurring a national debate about guns and gun laws. And once again, and surely not for the last time ...and more »