2019: Gun Laws

2019: Gun Laws

While Congress stalls in the wake of America’s mass shootings, several states have decided to take action. Several new gun laws went into effect across the nation as 2019 dawned. Most are aimed at keeping guns away from those with a history of domestic violence...
Which Countries Have Working Gun Control Laws

Which Countries Have Working Gun Control Laws

Due to the increasing availability of guns, both legal and illegal, gun control is becoming more and more difficult to enforce. There have been numerous mass shootings in America that have all sparked a large debate on how to control the number of guns within the...
Why We Must Keep Pushing for More Gun Control

Why We Must Keep Pushing for More Gun Control

America continues to run a vicious cycle when it comes to mass casualty shootings. This cycle involves horrific shootings that take the lives of many, and leaves families shattered. Once the tragedy has taken place, people come together demanding better gun control....
State Legislation Measures in Support of Gun Control

State Legislation Measures in Support of Gun Control

On the heels of the deadly February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, a variety of states have been stepping up their gun control efforts. Although lawmakers and citizens are still often divided along party lines at the national...
The Relation Between Mass Shootings and the AR-15

The Relation Between Mass Shootings and the AR-15

In 2012, 12 people were shot in a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado. A few months later in Newtown, Connecticut, 20 children were shot in their elementary school including teachers and the mother of the shooter. In 2015, 16 people were killed, and 24 were wounded in...