Trump Reiterates Support For Background Checks Following Reports He’d Softened On Strategy, But Warns Of ‘Slippery Slope’

Trump Reiterates Support For Background Checks Following Reports He’d Softened On Strategy, But Warns Of ‘Slippery Slope’

President Donald Trump is expected to release a series of proposals aimed at curbing gun violence. Trump once again said that he would support closing loopholes in background checks just a day after it was reported that NRA chief Wayne LaPierre had changed the president’s mind on the tactic. "Red flag" laws are also expected […]

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Second Amendment not license to kill (letter)

Second Amendment not license to kill (letter)

With each mass shooting, the question of how to stem the surge in sensational mass killings, as well as daily gun violence, becomes more urgent. Asking ourselves what drives a mass shooter sends us down intersecting trails of complex factors including social alienation, the lure of extremist violent ideology, delusional beliefs, copycat behaviors, racial hatred, […]

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