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Invisible Wounds: Gun Violence and Community Trauma among Black Americans

Persistent gun violence is harming too many Black communities across the United States, contributing to individual, family, and community-level trauma.

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More Than Brawlers: The Proud Boys and Armed Extremism

Pro-Trump protesters, including Proud Boys like Joe Biggs (in gray plaid, center) gather in front of the U.S. Capitol Building on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC.

Alternative Dispatch Programs

<4% Fewer than 4 percent of 911 calls are related to violent crime, even in cities with high homicide rates.

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Hurdles to Healing: Fixing Victim Compensation Funds

The Economic Cost of Gun Violence

Unchecked: An Investigation of the Online Firearm Marketplace

1.2 million online firearm ads did not require background checks in 2018

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Stand Your Ground Laws are a License to Kill

Stand Your Ground Laws encourage people to shoot first and ask questions later

Ending Armed Assaults on Democracy

Supporters of President Donald Trump climb the west wall of the the U.S. Capitol

How the Strongest Gun Safety Administration in American History Can Address Gun Violence Through Executive Action

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Firearm Suicide By Congressional District

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A Deadly Year in Cities — And How Policymakers Can Respond

17.4 million guns were sold between March and November 2020

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A More Complete Picture: The Contours of Gun Injury in the United States

Armed and Dangerous: How the Gun Lobby Enshrines Guns as Tools of the Extreme Right

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The Rise of Firearm Suicide among Young Americans

56% is the increase in firearm suicides in young people over the past decade

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The Impact of Active Shooter Drills in Schools

Gun Violence and the Police


Gun Violence and COVID-19: Colliding Public Health Crises

Update Background Check Laws

22% of American report acquiring their most recent gun without a background check

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Untraceable: The Rising Specter of Ghost Guns

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Taking Care of Yourself

The Impact of School Safety Drills for Active Shootings

VOCA Grants for Violence Reduction

$2.3 billion is the annual average allocation of Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) victim assistance funds to all states and territories

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CityGRIP: Your data-driven blueprint for gun violence prevention

Ten Years of Mass Shootings in the United States

194 mass shootings occurred from 2009 to 2018

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EveryStat: A one-stop-shop for gun violence statistics on the local, state, and national levels.

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Download the Demand Action volunteer app to start taking action.

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