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Culture wars

By the time a radicalized Islamist gunman and his recently immigrated wife killed 14 people and wounded 22 others in a mass shooting and attempted...
Donald Trump

Almost as soon as the words left Donald Trump’s mouth, his surrogates began spinning. But the effort to blame the liberal media for the avalanche...
gun control

You could be forgiven for thinking that Democrats genuinely believe last week's “sit-in” slash pizza party in service to the cause of restricting the public’s rights...
gun control

You might think that a movement so steeped in nostalgia as the modern Democratic Party would be more cautious about avoiding mawkish displays of schmaltz. The...
gun control

When the dust settled after the Senate voted on four separate gun control amendments, Democrats raced to place themselves in front of television cameras and...
gun control

Sen. Christopher Murphy staged a 15-hour Senate filibuster that ended on Wednesday when he declared that he'd gotten Republican leaders to agree to a vote on gun control...
prayers

A Case Western Reserve University study defines "projection" as a defense mechanism in which an individual casts what he perceives to be his negative traits onto others. “A more...
Second Amendment

The aftermath of the Orlando shooting has a familiar feel. The president is seeking to treat it in the same way he has other tragedies: as an...
alice goffman

On Tuesday, the New York Times published a Room for Debate segment on whether or not guns should be permitted on college campuses. “Supporters say...
Second Amendment

Getting to Bernie Sanders’ left on any issue isn’t an easy task, but Hillary Clinton has found an opening on gun control and run with...
Narratives

Everything was going as planned at President Barack Obama’s Thursday evening town hall on gun control when the unexpected occurred. A woman, a mother, a...
gun control

There’s no more bully pulpit in the world than the American presidency. Thus, when President Obama was able to convince a friendly venue like CNN...