This week, Michele and Igor speak with Maria Hinojosa and Julio Ricardo Varela of the Futuro Media Group and discuss the progressive movement and gun violence.
Myth vs. Fact: Debunking the Gun Lobby’s Favorite Talking Points
Hate and Guns: A Terrifying Combination
Gun Violence Across America
Women Under the Gun
Stolen Guns in America
This week, Michele and Igor are joined by Hollywood producer Scott Budnick and Sen. Chris Murphy.
The Trump administration must help states take advantage of the federal government’s limited, unique resources to emphasize crime prevention, instead of just promoting and enabling the ramp-up of arrests and incarcerations.
Following the shooting at baseball practice for the annual congressional baseball game, Michele and Igor talk to Chelsea Parsons, vice president of guns and crime policy at CAP, about what we do with so many guns in America.
One year after the Pulse nightclub shootings, survivors, activists, and advocates reflect on how they turned tragedy into action following the shooting, and how to protect all Americans from gun violence and discrimination.
The choice between being soft or tough on crime is a relic of the past. The question now is whether you are smart on crime.
The United States can help strengthen Mexico’s rule of law and reduce gun trafficking across its southern border; doing so would increase Mexico’s economic competitiveness and benefit U.S. interests.
Watch a 100-second run-down of Trump's chaotic first 100 days.
Trump’s actions during his first 100 days in office have time and again benefitted corporations and the wealthy at the expense of ordinary Americans.
The Justice Department is signaling a retreat on policing reform by scrutinizing all of its law enforcement accountability programs.
Efforts to weaken the federal Gun-Free School Zones Act put students, faculty, and other staff at risk.
Efforts to weaken the federal law regarding firearm silencers put public safety at risk.
Wisconsin legislators should reject attempts to weaken current state law to allow guns to be carried in K-12 schools and on college campuses.
Federally mandated concealed-carry legislation is a dangerous encroachment on state laws designed to protect public safety that would hamper state and local efforts to prevent gun violence.
While many factors influence rates of gun violence in a state, the link between weak gun laws and higher rates of gun violence cannot be ignored.