Democrats have been discussing the same ideas on guns for 25 years. It’s time to change that.
There should be a Medicare-for-all or Green New Deal for ending gun violence.
Until all of us stand up and insist on holding public officials accountable for changing our gun laws, these tragedies will keep happening
Democrats have played it safe on guns for decades. Now is the time to change that.
"This is the exact same conversation we have been having since I was in high school. I was a junior when the Columbine shooting happened." –
on the gun debate
My article at Vox today makes the case that US gun policy should focus on one goal: reducing the number of firearms in the US. That could involve more background checks and licensing, but it will require going further. Here’s a thread.
The US’s win in the Women’s World Cup semifinals and the solar eclipse remind me of this article I published yesterday about how Democrats need to embrace bolder ideas on gun control.
This piece from
arguing for a bolder approach from Democrats on guns is very well-argued, but I draw essentially the opposite conclusion from his analysis of the situation.