from Breakingviews:

Rob Cox: Good news for guns is bad for gunmakers

November 18, 2014

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The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Photographers' Blog:

Nevada showdown

April 23, 2014

Bunkerville, Nevada

By Jim Urquhart

"I've got a clear shot at four of them," the man with a rifle beside me said, as he aimed his weapon in the direction of U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officers.

from Breakingviews:

Fading reform hopes take gun shares with them

December 11, 2013

By Robert Cyran
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate:

Time to block gun violence against women

By Chelsea Parsons and Shannon Watts
October 8, 2013

If October is like every other month, 46 women in the United States will be murdered with a gun by an intimate partner.

from Full Focus:

Favelas in arms

May 2, 2013

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT

Photographer Lunae Parracho traveled to Salvador, one of Brazil's main tourist destinations and a 2014 World Cup host city, that has suffered from an unprecedented wave of violence with an increase of over 250% in the murder rate, according to the Brazilian Center for Latin American Studies (CEBELA).Lunae documented a police patrol through the slums and high-tec police training, made portraits of drug gang members posing with their weapons, covered the homicide squad and photographed victims of gun violence. Read Lunae's personal account here.

from Breakingviews:

Gunsmith finds cold shoulders on Wall Street

April 17, 2013

By Robert Cyran
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Photographers' Blog:

A day at the gun range

April 1, 2013

Los Angeles, California

By Jill Kitchener

If a guy wanted to take me to a gun club for a date, I don’t know how I’d react. Growing up near Toronto, Canada, guns have never played a role in my life - most certainly not my dating life. Shooting guns as a recreational activity has never caught on in my social circle.

from Photographers' Blog:

My weekend at the Big Sandy Shoot

March 25, 2013

Near Wikieup, northern Arizona

By Joshua Lott

Sandwiched between the black jack tables of Las Vegas and the knuckle balls of spring training baseball in the Phoenix metropolitan area, machine guns were fired day and night during the Big Sandy Shoot in the desert of northern Arizona near the town of Wikieup.

from Jack Shafer:

Let’s not go crazy over publishing gun lists

By Jack Shafer
January 2, 2013

Once they get started, gun debates take but a few minutes to mutate into rhetorical riots in which responsible gun owners accuse their critics of wanting to confiscate their guns and anti-gun activists damn all gun owners as accomplices to murder. The debate-to-riot progression was replayed once again following the Dec. 14 Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, when into this volatile atmosphere stepped the nearby Gannett-owned Westchester Journal News, publishing a Dec. 23 story and a map detailing the names and home addresses of every pistol permit-holder in New York's Westchester and Rockland counties.

from David Rohde:

A year when government failed us

By David Rohde
December 28, 2012

Barack Obama said it himself in his first post-election press conference. Speaking at the White House on November 14, Obama said conversations with families, workers and small business owners along the campaign trail had left him convinced that average Americans deserved more from Washington.