Thoughts of death inspire us to cling more tightly to the beliefs that give our lives meaning—including our ideological stances.
Research suggests other forms of gun control constitute an ineffective response.
The U.S. is stuck in a vicious cycle, not just of bloodshed, but also of helplessness.
The suspect, whose identity has not yet been released by authorities, is in police custody.
Where we worry most, we can help the least; and where we could help most, we care the least. Stopping gun violence is all about knowing where to start.
Hardwire Armor Systems outfitted Delaware’s Colonial School District this year with bulletproof whiteboards capable of absorbing ammunition from handguns, shotguns, or assault rifles. No psychiatric evaluations of the technology and the effect it could have on children were conducted.
A year after the Newtown school massacre, architects assure us that safe schools don't have to look and feel like bunkers. But they also note that facilities can only go so far in providing security in a violent world.