By Elle Aviv Newton. After Sutherland Springs, Trump declared that hundreds more would have died with gun control.
By Howie Good. The Sutherland Springs massacre had 26 victims. Now, a church struggles to bury the dead.
By Amy Shaw. An editorial on the Republican Party’s clashing desire for gun rights and abortion restrictions.
By Jennifer Martelli. “Come home, I say to her, there’s a house on my street you could move right into.”
By Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach. A son asks his mother to sing his favorite song, “Bang, bang”— the sound of gunshots.
By Megan Merchant. At what point do we accept mass killings as business as usual?
By Devon Balwit. A poet’s effigy on the chaotic scene of the Las Vegas shooting that left 59 people dead.
By Nan Ottenritter. Poetry on self-care in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting.
By Caitlin Gildrien. This is what happens when we teach men that power is in owning bodies or taking lives.
By Catherine Strayhall. “Not the time to speak/ up and ask why anyone could need/ assault rifles”