America woke up to a scene of unprecedented horror today, as news of the worst mass shooting in the country’s history began to spread. The latest report indicates that at least 58 people are dead and 515 injured after a domestic terrorist, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, opened fire from his room on the 32nd floor of […]
Father of slain WDBJ reporter Alison Parker pledges his life to ending gun violence in new editorial
The father of WDBJ reporter Alison Parker–one of two WDBJ employees who was murdered on air last week by a disgruntled former reporter–has penned a strong anti-firearm editorial for the Washington Post. “I will do whatever it takes to end gun violence,” says Andy Parker. Read on for excerpts from the editorial, along with commentary Parker’s essay has inspired.
Boyfriend of slain Virginia reporter Alison Parker shares heartbreaking message: “We were very much in love”
Chris Hurst, the boyfriend of murdered WDBJ reporter Alison Parker, has shared a heartbreaking proclamation of the love the two shared and kept largely secret for months. Read on for Hurst’s full statement, along with touching photos of the couple.
Retailers nationwide are tripping over themselves to get rid of any trace of Confederate flag merchandise from their shelves. See a list of locations that no longer offer Confederate flag merchandise.
After police arrested Charleston shooting suspect Dylann Roof, they paused to get him his requested Burger King. Read on to see the circumstances.
Charles Cotton, a Texan member of the NRA’s board of directors, has come under fire for suggesting that the pastor of the church is to blame for the Charleston massacre that left nine people dead this week. Find out what he said, and how the victims’ families are responding.