gun control

One gun control activist wasn't all the way hype about Yeezy praise.

If you didn’t know, Killer Mike and  TV host Joy Reid were letting shots fly on social media last week when Mike creeped into Joy’s IG comments for a pic she posted. Joy captioned one of her glamorous photos “H&M” and Mike thought she was referring to the clothing store that controversially put a Black boy […]

This past weekend Killer Mike caused a wave of controversy when he did an interview with NRA TV advocating gun ownership and condemning the school walkouts over gun control. He immediately faced backlash for doing the interview, especially since the National Rifle Association (NRA) has been notoriously silent on what it means to be a […]

Sadly, we lost another unarmed Black man at the hands of police this week. On Sunday, 22-year-old Stephon Clark was holding a cell phone in his grandmother’s backyard in Sacramento when officers mistook for a gun and fired 20 shots at the kid. Is it just us, or the whole “I thought he had a […]

Brave students all across the country were celebrated last week for being brave enough to participate in National School Walkout Day — a protest against gun violence. While the young folks were out here doing the real work, it was a 32-year old custodian that was causing trouble at one South Carolina school during the […]

Yesterday, students across the country participated in a school walkout to honor the 17 victims in the Parkland, Florida shooting and to demand stricter gun control. While many kids found solidarity with their fellow classmates, one North Carolina student participated in the walkout all by himself. Justin Blackman dipped out of Wilson Preparatory Academy for […]

Right now, gun control is one of the biggest topics making waves across the country. After the tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida in February, many folks are calling for stricter gun control and students are leading the way. Just today, students across the country participated in a walkout to honor the 17 victims killed in Parkland […]

At this point, we’ve see the worst possible consequences of allowing guns to be purchased so easily in this nation. After the devastating Florida High School shooting earlier this month, students are now standing on the front lines protesting and taking hold of the gun debate. Since the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students all […]

We’re all exhausted of turning on the news and hearing about another senseless shooting that could’ve been avoided. On the heels of the tragic Florida school shooting, the conversation about gun control comes back around like a boomerang. Even White folks are fed up, so you know it’s bad. WFAA anchor Dale Hansen‘s commentary about […]

It’s seems like every few months or so, America is hit with a tragedy that forces the nation to take a good look at itself and it’s dirty laundry. In recent months, we’ve seen natural disasters strike beloved places like Texas and Puerto Rico, all while the White House and government affairs are in utter […]

There is no evidence that the gun was fired, police said. They released information about the finding Tuesday after an attorney for the man accused of shooting Smith hinted that a second gun at the scene made his client fear for his life.

The first arrest has been made in this month's Kansas shooting that took the lives of three people and injured 14 others.