At the Washington Post, George Washington University professor Danny Hayes argues that politicians will have to give the media a reason to continue to focus on gun control issues. A slim majority of Americans favor passing stricter gun control laws.
According to the British Census, the “Jedi” religion is the seventh most popular faith in Britain.
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Today, anyone in Oklahoma who holds a license to carry a concealed firearm can carry a weapon out in the open, thanks to a new law that just went into effect.
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Last week, DC Comics unveiled a Muslim superhero in a special edition which references the 9/11 attacks.
Attacks against Muslims in the U.S. spiked during the holy month of Ramadan, which ended this weekend.
A gunman opened fire on a security guard at the headquarters of the conservative Family Research Council’s main office in Washington, DC, only to be subdued by the injured security guard.
There is little consensus among Americans about the best way to prevent mass shootings.
Do Americans see the values of Islam as compatible with American values?