May 17, 2018

Naomi Wadler: In a just world, kids could go to school without the fear of a bullet

Don’t let her age fool you: Even though Naomi Wadler is only 11 years old, she’s starting national movements at a high school level.

April 10, 2018

What If We Didn’t... have the Second Amendment?

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens called for its repeal in an op-ed as survivors of the Parkland shooting lead a new gun control movement.
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April 6, 2018

How Floridians are taking on the state to enact stricter gun control measures

With the state government unwilling to go further on gun control, Florida cities and individuals are taking matters into their own hands.
March 29, 2018

Laura Ingraham bullied a Parkland survivor on Twitter. Now she’s losing advertisers.

At least two sponsors have already started pulling ads from Ingraham's program.
March 27, 2018

Parkland teens clarify Second Amendment repeal isn’t their mission

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is advocating for the repeal of the Second Amendment — a goal that diverges from the aims of the "Never Again" movement.
March 27, 2018

Debate sparks after former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens calls to end the Second Amendment

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens published an op-ed saying the Second Amendment is a “relic of the 18th century” and should be repealed.

March 26, 2018

Stormy Daniels hangs over the White House after ’60 Minutes’ interview

The White House will be on the defense over the ‘60 Minutes’ interview with Stormy Daniels, the March for Our Lives marches and Trump’s new transgender military ban.
March 26, 2018

March for our Lives protests spark record-breaking day for voter registrations, organizers say

The nationwide marches are just one part of a broad movement to register young voters.
March 23, 2018

Racial justice groups are sending thousands of black and brown kids to the March for Our Lives rally

Sponsorship drives across the country are helping nearly 2,000 students of color join Saturday’s anti-gun violence protest in Washington, D.C.
March 22, 2018

Progressive challenger in Michigan governor’s race is running to the left on gun control

Abdul El-Sayed, the man running to be Michigan's first Muslim governor, plans to spend significant resources in an online ad campaign calling out his primary opponent on gun control issues.
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March 16, 2018

Parkland student and NRA member debate gun control

When they actually had the chance to speak to each other, one-on-one, in civil conversation, something surprising happened. Watch it exclusively on Mic.

March 15, 2018

National Walkout Day detentions highlight concerns about racial bias in police response to protests

At least two black students in Chicago were handcuffed during nationwide walkout demonstrations that some have called historic.
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March 14, 2018

Conservative Parkland teen makes the case for gun control

“I understand people’s love for the Second Amendment, but there has to be a compromise between the Second Amendment and its value, and the value of people's lives."
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March 11, 2018

Department of Justice takes step toward banning bump stocks with new filing

Before the Saturday filing, the Justice Department had long claimed it doesn't have the power to regulate bump stocks.
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March 4, 2018

Michael Waldman: The Founding Fathers would’ve been okay with gun control

There’s a reason so many Americans think that the Second Amendment guarantees limitless and unregulated access to guns — and it has very little to do with what the constitution actually says.
March 2, 2018

Trump hints at changed position on gun control after meeting with NRA

Trump said the NRA would not pressure him to abandon gun control. But the NRA appears to have done just that.

March 1, 2018

How Florida gun control legislation is moving forward after the Parkland shooting

Florida lawmakers are acting quickly to address the Parkland shooting — though their legislation doesn't go far enough to address everything that gun control advocates demand.
Feb. 28, 2018

Gun companies and your money: The truth about divesting — and what might work even better

Gun control, NRA boycotts and firearm stocks on your mind? Divesting from gun companies can be tough and costly. Here's how you can go about it if you're determined, and what might work even better.
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Feb. 28, 2018

What happened the last time the US banned some semi-automatic guns

The 1994 ban on some assault weapons wasn't a resounding success — but experts remain clear that a ban would be an effective way to help prevent mass shootings.
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Feb. 25, 2018

NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch breaks with Trump on raising the age for semiautomatic weapon purchases

The NRA isn't going along with Trump's calls for gun control measures.
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Feb. 24, 2018

Opinion: Why this gun owner turned in his AR-15

“I’m tired of seeing people die.”

Feb. 24, 2018

These are the potential bipartisan agreements on gun control after the Parkland mass shooting

Though Congress has been historically inactive after mass shootings, there are some signs of bipartisan agreement on gun control in the wake of the Parkland shooting.
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Feb. 21, 2018

How the banning of bump stocks became gridlocked after the Las Vegas mass shooting

The federal government has been stagnating and passing the buck on bump stocks since the mass shooting in Las Vegas — and Trump's Tuesday memo may not change that.
Feb. 19, 2018

Why Donald Trump’s new support for background checks may not move Congress

The House has already passed a bill to improve the background check system, but it's written with a provision Senate Democrats will not support.
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Feb. 18, 2018

March for Our Lives: What to know about the nationwide march led by the Parkland survivors

The teenage survivors of Wednesday's mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, are ensuring their tragedy sparks nationwide change by organizing the March 24 event.
Feb. 18, 2018

As the federal government fails to act, here’s what states have done for gun control under Trump

As the federal government fails to act after another mass shooting, here are three key laws that states have been enacting to address gun control.

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Feb. 18, 2018

John Kasich begs Congress to “wake up” on gun control after Parkland shooting

The Ohio governor blasted the "totally dysfunctional" U.S. Congress for their lack of progress on guns.
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Dec. 2, 2017

In the wake of recent mass shootings, pro-gun legislation is still making its way through Congress

Members of Congress are still trying to expand gun rights in the wake of recent mass shootings — but there's some hope for bipartisan reform.
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Nov. 29, 2017

Donald Trump believes women — as long as they’re accusing his enemies of wrongdoing

Trump’s response to Lauer, Franken misconduct allegations underscores his history of hypocrisy.
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Nov. 15, 2017

California congressman on Tuesday’s deadly school shooting: “I hope we would do more”

Lieu told 'Mic' the deadly shooting in northern California illustrates the need for bail reform.