Guns

What I learned from arguing about gun control with my Texan uncle

February 15, 2018 11:00 am

Whenever there’s another mass shooting in America, like the one in Florida yesterday, I think immediately of my Uncle Bill…

Despite everything, America is beautiful — especially at West Point

November 18, 2017 9:00 am

What is left to say after the church shooting in the Home of the Depraved? Those killed in Texas included…

We don’t need to talk about gun control. After the horror of Vegas, we need to be dumbstruck

October 7, 2017 9:00 am

To my embarrassment, ever since my novel We Need to Talk About Kevin was published in 2003, I’ve been a…

Donald Trump avoids gun debate in explicitly religious speech about Las Vegas shooting

October 3, 2017 5:00 pm

Donald Trump’s statement to the nation about Las Vegas was platitudinous. Speeches by leaders in the wake of such horrors…

Stricter gun controls won’t turn American into Denmark – but they’d certainly help

October 3, 2017 3:00 pm

There’s a scene in the touching Richard Linklater film Boyhood where the young Mason goes to visit the rural family…