The advent of mass shootings as an apparently valid and popular means of self-expression in the country has also brought to the foreground of national dialogue what role guns should play in our society. (more…)

Another innocent black man unjustly shot, another hashtag, and another community left asking what is it going to take for police to be held accountable. And more importantly, are cases of police brutality relevant to…

PRO: Fight Fire With Fire Cailynn Knabenshue Asst. Lifestyle Editor Suppose there’s an active shooter on campus. How do you expect first responders, specifically campus police, to fight them off with anything other than a…

President Obama hit the ground running in 2016, renewing his initiative to implement what he calls “common sense gun laws.” Though the President's recent executive actions mirror laws that California has been implementing for years,…

Silencing gun control

September 14, 2015 5

Ignited by the horrendous shootings in Virginia, President Obama has responded with stricter gun control laws modelled after those of Australia. (more…)

Yes to stricter gun control

September 11, 2015 4

The live televised fatal shooting of two journalists in Virginia in August revived the debate about gun control and whether adopting a strict gun ban is the best way to go. On August 26, 2015,…

On April 20, 1999, two high school seniors, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold arrived at their Colorado school armed to the teeth with firearms and explosives, and commenced with a massacre that ended in the…