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.
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Framework for Action
Women Under the Gun
Violent Words, Violent Crimes
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.
This interactive map shows how each state ranks in terms of overall levels of gun violence.
Given how central homes and communities are to people’s lives, federal and local leaders must work to ensure low-income families live in environments that are conducive to their success.
For political leaders to find the humanity and will to do the right thing, Americans must recognize that gun violence is an issue that affects everyone.