In the most comprehensive database of US police killings to date, The Guardian found that deaths by American police dramatically outnumber anywhere else in the world.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says schools are doing “fantastic” work to improve safety but easy access to guns is contributing to school violence.
Giffords chose to skydive to remember the 6 killed in the attack 3 years ago.
President Barack Obama has a message for Hollywood: stop glorifying gun violence.
Gun violence in PG-13 rated movies has increased considerably in recent decades, to the point that it sometimes exceeds gun violence in even R-rated films, according to a study released Monday.
While outside of Los Angeles International Airport, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore was asked about the recent attack at the airport and the ongoing gun violence in the U.S.
Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed legislation to nearly double the current 11 percent tax on handguns, and impose a 50 percent tax on shells and cartridges.
Michelle Obama is speaking out about the toll that gun violence is taking on young people, in a shift that shows the first lady’s willingness to tackle new and polarizing issues as she shapes her second term.
The White House is reporting progress on President Barack Obama’s initiatives to reduce gun violence, but says the most important step would be getting a reluctant Congress to pass new firearms laws.
Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.