A ‘Sad Kinship’ as Towns Build Memorials to Victims of Mass Shootings

From San Bernardino, Calif., and Aurora, Colo., to Orlando, Fla., and Newtown, Conn., sites of memory honor those killed in gun violence, and survivors.

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Debate Over Guns Unfolds in Uvalde, a Rural Texas Town in Grief

Guns are a central part of life in Uvalde, yet the deaths of 19 children and two teachers have opened rifts.

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After El Paso shooting, Trump pushed again on gun control. His aides talked him out of it.

When the president asked why he couldn’t do something about assault weapons, people in the room recalled, his acting chief of staff replied: “You’d lose.”

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Buffalo Shooting Highlights Rise of Hate Crimes Against Black Americans

The federal data shows a recent spike in assaults, threats and incidents of bias.

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A List of Recent Mass Shootings in the United States

In the last five years, there have been at least 29 shootings with four or more fatalities, according to a database compiled by the Violence Project.

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Has Trump’s Reckoning Come Too Late?

Finally the world agrees that Trump is exactly the man his fiercest critics said he was. But has the reckoning come too late?

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Hate Crimes in U.S. Rose to Highest Level in More Than a Decade in 2019

An F.B.I. report on hate crimes also found that more murders motivated by hate were recorded in 2019 than in any year before.

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Harrison Johnson, Pastor at Funeral in Mass Shooting, Dies at 65

A minister who doubled as a funeral director, he officiated at an El Paso service attended or livestreamed by thousands. He died of the coronavirus.

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What Happened to the Young Voters Focused on Guns?

It’s not their top issue anymore, but many see it as a part of other, larger concerns.

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El Paso Walmart Shooting Victim Dies Nearly Nine Months Later

A soccer coach whose extensive injuries kept him hospitalized died nearly nine months after the shooting, the deadliest anti-Latino attack in modern American history.

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