Beyond making guns at home, 3-D printing could help countries develop nuclear weapons and terrorists stage more effective attacks. How do we protect innovation and ourselves?
While the political landscape is not changing quickly, incremental changes are possible when the gun-control movement can link with another strong social movement.
Second Amendment absolutists say more guns in the hand of “good guys” would make the country safer. But, most killers are (more or less) good guys until they become murderers.
The executive order has been crafted to survive a court challenge. Obama concedes it is “not going to prevent every mass shooting”
We have very limited data about firearms and firearm violence. Gun violence is a public health problem, it is not studied the same way other health problems are.
America’s gun violence problem actually is producing policy reform. It’s just that most of this activity is happening on the state level and has received little attention in the national media.