Michigan wants to use COVID relief funds to train police officers as well as to get illegal guns off the street.
As President-elect Biden steps into the White House in January—and with a much more powerful grassroots movement in place—gun-safety activists are pushing him to prioritize reform measures.
Activists with Students Demand Action are working to register 100,000 new young voters before the November election.
Sharp rises in gun violence are rooted in economic inequality and decades of systemic racism. The crisis deserves a public health response on par with that of the coronavirus.
Fears of social fallout from the coronavirus pandemic has led to an 85% increase in gun sales from March of last year.
The president of the American Federation of Teachers, along with a member who is a Sandy Hook shooting survivor, discuss how our new reality raises the stakes on the epidemic of gun violence in communities.
"Our hearts break for [the victims] and their loved ones. We send our condolences. We’ll be with them."