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A New Senate Report Shows How The NRA Built A Close Relationship With Russia

“We’ve worked for 7 years to build trust with the Russians,” the wife of a former NRA president wrote.

19 Pictures From Inside New York City’s Underground Gun Club

Located in the heart of Manhattan, this underground gun club sees New Yorkers from all walks of life hone their skills with firearms.

When Black Panthers Carried Guns, Conservatives Supported Gun Control

The debate around guns has not always been the partisan stalemate it is today. But it has, like so many other political issues in the US, always been partly about race.

The NRA Coached An Australian Anti-Immigration Party In Fighting Gun Control Laws

Party officials were caught on camera by Al Jazeera seeking help from the influential US gun lobby group.

Doctors Respond To The NRA By Sharing Gruesome Photos Of Treating Shooting Victims

"I've never gotten used to telling a mother their child is lost to gun violence. I hope I never do." Warning: This article contains graphic images.

An NRA-Backed GOP Congressman Just Lost To A Democrat Who Supports Gun Control

Colorado's 6th District includes Aurora, the site of a mass shooting that killed 12 people in 2012.

The Maria Butina Case Was Never About The Sex Life Of A Russian Spy

The breathless coverage of a sexual overture that wasn’t missed the new details about her five-year effort to make inroads with prominent Republicans.

Fred Guttenberg, Whose Daughter Died In Parkland, Has A Message For Brett Kavanaugh

Guttenberg said he wanted to shake the Supreme Court nominee's hand and warn him gun violence can happen in any community: “As a father, it should be a concern to him.”

Maria Butina's Lawyer Is Accusing US Prosecutors Of A "Sexist Smear"

Arguing for her release on bond, her lawyer says US prosecutors twisted joking text messages to paint “Ms. Butina as some type of spy-novel honeypot.”

Accused Russian Agent's Journey To Washington Began In South Dakota

Maria Butina learned about Americans on a very local level — and found that gun rights would be a winning issue to get close to conservatives.

The NRA Says It's Suffered "Tens Of Millions Of Dollars" Of Harm Since Parkland

"If the NRA goes bankrupt ... they'll be in my thoughts and prayers," said New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

A Study Of Guns In Boston Shows That Restrictive Laws Drive Up Prices On The Street

“It's more like kids selling each other weed in high school than the Cali cartel,” one expert said. “This kind of trafficking is possible because it is so easy.”

Accused Russian Agent Used The NRA And The National Prayer Breakfast To Influence US Policy, Charges Say

Maria Butina cultivated relationships with conservative Republican politicians, including Scott Walker, Rick Santorum, and Bobby Jindal.

The ACLU Wants To Do What The NRA Does: Get People To Vote

"They make their members and volunteers feel like they have a duty to vote."

The Maker Of The Famous Chicago “Bean” Is Suing The NRA For Using It In A Video

"I am disgusted to see my work — in truth the sculpture of the people of Chicago — used by the NRA to promote their vile message."

Publix Will Halt Political Contributions After Students Protested Its Support Of An NRA-Backed Candidate

Students led by Parkland shooting survivors and activists staged a die-in on Friday to protest the supermarket's support of a self-proclaimed "proud NRA sellout."

A Judge Said The NRA Has To Actually Name A Teen Who Wants To Sue Florida Over New Gun Control Laws

The ruling said the NRA cannot add anonymous plaintiffs, despite the potential for online harassment and threats.

A Dallas Restaurant Went Viral After Sharing A Message About Gun Regulation Amid An NRA Conference

"We’ve had people calling and say they’re going to shoot the place up," the owner of a Dallas restaurant said.

Gunmakers Could Have A Hard Time Saying No To These Peace Activists

Faith-based investors want gun companies to change the way they do business. That’s why they’re taking a stand from the inside.

Why Does The NRA Almost Always Win?

The NRA didn’t get so powerful by just handing politicians money. This is how they do it.

Here’s How Teen Shows Like "Degrassi" Try To Get School Shootings Right

“Our attitude on the show has always been, whatever is out there affecting our young people, we should be talking about it on Degrassi,” said the show’s co-creator, Linda Schuyler, who said Parkland student activists will inspire a storyline in the upcoming season.

These Good Guys With Guns Accidentally Shot Their Friends And Family Members

Good guys with guns don’t only shoot bad guys. At least 47 times since 2015, a person has shot a friend, family member, or emergency responder they mistook for an intruder in their home.

Documents Show The Trump Administration Approved Bump Stocks Before It Opposed Them

Trump pointed at the Obama administration failing to ban the devices, but an April 2017 letter obtained by BuzzFeed News shows the Trump administration also determined a bump stock was allowed under federal law.

What It’s Like For School Shooting Survivors To Watch The Parkland Protests

Not every kid who’s lived through a school shooting has the same cause to advance. For some, this is their chance to march in memory of classmates killed years ago. Others will avoid the protests altogether.

The Trump Administration’s Point Man On Gun Policy Has A Decades-Long Bond With The NRA

As a senator, Sessions voted to block gun restrictions after school shootings and helped protect the gun industry from financial liability for shootings.

The NRA Is Suing Florida Over New Gun Control Laws Put In Place After The Parkland Shooting

The NRA filed the lawsuit just hours after the new laws were signed by Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

Georgia Lawmakers Just Passed A Bill That Punishes Delta Airlines For Ditching The NRA

Delta Airlines said Friday that it is "not taking sides" but trying to "remove Delta from this debate." The bill removes a sales tax exemption on jet fuel, worth about $40 million to the airline.

Senators Expect To Vote On Gun Control Bills In The Next Week

The Senate could vote on gun control measures ranging from an assault rifle ban to expanding background checks as early as next week.

"Parks And Rec" Stars Slammed The NRA For Using A Leslie Knope GIF

"I would prefer you not use a GIF from a show I worked on to promote your pro-slaughter agenda."

Someone Vandalized A Billboard To Say "Kill The NRA" And It's Getting A Lot Of Reaction

The NRA says the message is a threat to the lives of its members.

This Florida School Shooting Survivor Just Called Out Trump And The NRA

"To every politician who is taking donations from the NRA — shame on you," Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Emma González said.

Victims Of The Las Vegas Shooting Are Suing A Bump Stock Manufacturer Over Negligence

Victims allege the maker of a device used by the gunman acted negligently by manufacturing a tool to allow semiautomatic weapons to fire like automatic ones.

What The Latest NRA Ad Reveals About America

The NRA’s latest video is a reminder that the gun lobby is willing to use racial anxiety as a marketing tool.

Police Underprepared For Concealed Weapons In Public, Experts Say

Since there's little training on how to interact with people with legally concealed weapons, police reaction can vary widely — an issue highlighted by the shooting death of Philando Castile, experts told BuzzFeed News

The NRA Says A Campaign To Give Away Guns In "At-Risk" Neighborhoods Is A Hoax

The campaign encourages people to buy a gun online, and then pick an "at-risk" neighborhood to which another gun will be shipped to someone to better protect themselves.

Comedian Blasts A Room Full Of Congress Members For Inaction On Gun Control

"If $3.7 million can buy political influence to take lives, if we raise $4 million, would you guys take that to save lives?"

NRA Endorses Donald Trump For President

The country’s biggest gun rights advocacy group formally supported the remaining Republican candidate during a leadership conference on Friday.

Gun Laws Around The World

How easy is it to buy a gun around the world?

For The Last Time, Australia's Gun Laws Have Definitely Reduced Mass Shootings

In an interview with CBS America's "Sunday Morning," former Australian Prime Minister John Howard hit back at claims from Americans and Libertarian politicians like Senator David Leyonhjelm, who say the gun laws are not the cause of falling homicide rates.

How A Remote Idaho School Defends Itself

During the winter, it can take 45 minutes for police to arrive at Garden Valley High School — one of several reasons the district trains teachers to use rifles stored around the school. To some outsiders, it’s foolish. But to the residents of Garden Valley, it’s a solution that matches the challenges that distinguish their home.

The NRA Is Still Really Angry About Australia's Successful Gun Control Laws

A new advertisement uploaded to the NRA's YouTube channel focusses heavily on Australia's gun buyback scheme.

Obama Makes Case For Gun Control In Town Hall Meeting

The event came two days after Obama delivered an emotional speech outlining his executive actions on gun control.

When You Want To Get A Gun

"That's not going to solve the problem..."

Gun Control Is Obama's New Year's Resolution

The president is set to meet Monday with Attorney General Loretta Lynch to discuss options for fighting what he called an ongoing "epidemic of gun violence."

A Company Is Making "Extra-Terrestrial" Guns From A 4.5 Billion-Year-Old Meteorite

The meteorite pistols will be a "modern work of art" and may be sold for more than $1 million, the company said.

This Senator Is Now Starring In NRA Propaganda And It Makes Very Little Sense

Apparently, Australia is a country of "defenceless victims".

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