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Republican senator faces backlash for work on gun bill after school shooting
John Cornyn of Texas, lead negotiator on modest bipartisan reform proposal in Senate, was booed and heckled at party convention

Erum Salam

23, Jun, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Corruption blights the developing world but the US and Europe are accomplices | Kenneth Mohammed
State capture is growing on every continent but only because the west helps to launder and hide money stolen by kleptocrats

Kenneth Mohammed

15, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘There’s an art to not alarming people’: the duo who pranked Trump, Cruz and the NRA
The Good Liars – AKA Jason Selvig and Davram Stiefler – have mined a rich seam by infiltrating rightwing events and satirizing them with a straight face

Matthew Cantor

15, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Only cultural change will free America from its gun problem | Andrew Gawthorpe
The movement to protect innocent lives from gun violence is a multi-generational struggle akin to that which won African Americans civil rights or gay Americans the right to marry

Andrew Gawthorpe

07, Jun, 2022 @12:41 PM

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Breaking point: Inside the 3 June Guardian Weekly
America’s gun culture. Plus: the joy of wasps.

Graham Snowdon

01, Jun, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Monday briefing: The protesters who want to intensify the US gun debate
In today’s newsletter: the gun control activists giving up on civility as they take on the American gun lobby

Archie Bland

30, May, 2022 @5:31 AM

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School shooting strengthens case for guns, Donald Trump tells NRA
Speaking at the gun lobby’s convention, the former US president repeated his call to arm teachers

Guardian staff and agency

28, May, 2022 @8:35 AM

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NRA holds annual meeting in Texas under cloud of controversy
Texas governor backs out of in-person appearance as protesters descend on gun-rights group’s event

Martin Pengelly in New York and Charlie Scudder in Houston, Texas

27, May, 2022 @11:25 PM

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Washington’s shame: how previous bids to tighten gun laws have failed
US Democrats are trying to pass legislation to improve background checks for gun buyers, but the prospects for change seem dim. We examine how previous attempts to amend gun laws in the wake of mass shootings have fared

Associated Press

27, May, 2022 @9:44 PM

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America, how long will you sacrifice your children on the altar of gun worship? | Jonathan Freedland
This devotion to the right to bear arms is horrifyingly outdated. It brought terror to Texas – and it will happen again and again, warns Guardian columnist Jonathan Freedland

Jonathan Freedland

27, May, 2022 @4:27 PM

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Outrage as NRA to gather in Houston just days after Texas school massacre
Counter-protests expected as about 55,000 NRA members to attend event, including Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Greg Abbott

Charlie Scudder in Dallas, Texas

26, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Shootings aren’t a sign America is ‘broken’. It’s working exactly as intended | Ryan Busse
I was a firearms exec for years. The industry used to adhere to self-imposed rules and norms – until gun makers and lobby groups like the NRA realized fear and extremism sold more guns

Ryan Busse

25, May, 2022 @7:29 PM

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