Following the horrific shooting on the Las Vegas strip, we are still left to wonder about the killer's motivations. But while the incident in Las Vegas was unprecedented in scale, mass shootings have become a regular phenomenon in the United States, perpetrated by killers with a wide variety of motivations. In this episode, Juliette focuses on the common denominator by arguing that while motivation can be important, we need to pay more attention to the easy access to weapons that allowed him, and others like him, to create mass carnage.
Ina JaffeNovember 28, 2018 05:42 AM
No Motive Yet Found For Mass Shooting At Borderline Bar And GrillThe FBI says they've found no evidence of "radicalization" of the shooter, Ian David Long, at the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., earlier this month.
Jessica BakemanNovember 23, 2018 08:02 AM
Parkland School Shooting Commission Calls For Code Red Alarms And Bleeding Control KitsA Florida state commission has issued a draft report into the school shooting in Parkland earlier this year. Its suggested policy changes may be considered by schools across the country.
Jessica ReedyNovember 22, 2018 06:00 PM
Milwaukee Girl Who Condemned Gun Violence Is Killed By BulletIn 2016, 13-year-old Sandra Parks won an award for her essay condemning gun violence. This week, she was killed when a gunman open fired on her home.
Adhiti BandlamudiNovember 21, 2018 10:05 PM
A Thanksgiving Feast With Space At The Table For GriefThe Charlotte, N.C. support group Mothers of Murdered Offspring hosts an annual Thanksgiving meal for families who have lost a loved one to homicide.