The arrest of a white supremacist cell before the Richmond gun rally shows how extremist motives are colliding with easy access to ghost guns, homemade silencers, and unregulated tactical accessories.
News and notes on guns in America
Gun-toting protesters swarmed the scene in Richmond. But despite fears, the day was peaceful.
Living through the era of school shootings, one drill at a time.
The Company Behind America’s Scariest School Shooter Drills
The ALICE Training Institute was an early proponent of having teachers and students confront gunmen. There’s little evidence its approach works.
The Hardest Stories to Tell
Every fatal shooting of a child is heartbreaking. But when The Trace worked with more than 200 student journalists to memorialize 1,200 kids killed by guns, some of the stories in our Since Parkland project felt incomplete. This is our effort to fix that.
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The Trace found 20 recent listings in which sellers posted gun cases or packaging as a way to hawk firearms.
The company points to 18 incidents as proof that its controversial methods save lives. The record is a lot more complicated.