“This is the story of those 10 days, the new and relentless strain of gun violence in America, and the desperate need for us not to look away.”Michael Paterniti on the Longform Podcast
The U.S. Department of Justice investigates the Blackwater founder’s new firm.
Most of the country is trying to keep guns out of schools. A town in rural Idaho is taking the opposite approach.
Ten stories on guns, ranging from competitive shooting, to girl gangs in Chicago, to the sisters and mothers of mass shooting victims.
Her 4th day of college was a mass shooting. Here is what life is like afterward.
We know that certain programs can help prevent gun deaths among black men. No one in Washington seems to care.
On the manifestos that mass shooters leave behind.
The woman trophy hunter, notorious for her controversial “hero shot” beside a dead giraffe, profiled.
Their paranoid existence more than two years after George killed Trayvon Martin.
Sex, potential violence, and human awkardness convene on an isolated shore.
"A slight breeze brings slight relief from the heat and a taste of the saltwater lapping against the hard sand. He’s been here many times. Though he has no desire to kill a bird, he loves this place, this lonely beach at the edge of this lonely lake too shallow for boats and too lifeless to attract fishermen. He loves the sand bugs and the sharp edges of the sand grass. Especially he loves the deep shade beneath the willow trees, and the sound of the cicadas’ music in the sun."
Leland Yee was a career San Francisco politician known for championing open government and gun control. For the last few years, he was also the main target of an elaborate undercover investigation, during which he traded political favors for cash, tried to sell $2 million worth of weapons to a medical marijuana kingpin and worked closely with well-known Chinatown gangster named Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow.