Guns and shooting
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Guns and shooting

9 November 2017

Devin Kelley was evil, but he’s not a terrorist

The problem with using the T-word for mass shootings.

4 October 2017

Guns aren’t to blame for the horror in Vegas

Fetishising weapons leads to a distorted public discussion.

3 October 2017

Not all acts of mass murder are terrorism

Calling Vegas 'terrorism' is another way of downplaying the Islamist threat.

12 July 2017

Chicago doesn’t need more gun control

Both sides in the gun-crime debate are missing the point.

14 July 2016

After Dallas: let’s move beyond grief and fear

The US needs to rediscover its universalist outlook.

Jo Cox: don’t use this tragedy to tame democracy

The media’s exploitation of Cox’s murder marks a new low.

15 June 2016

After Orlando: assault rifles are not to blame

Gun controls won’t stop these killings – but they will make us less free.

7 January 2016

From his warm, tear‑stained hands…

Obama’s plan to Do Something about guns threatens ordinary Americans.

6 October 2015

After Oregon: we need to talk about narcissism

Don’t blame guns for the rise in mass shootings.