gun culture

Protesting outside Chicago Police headquarters, 31 December 1915

The American way of murder: investigating the deaths of children and teenagers in the USA

24 September 2016 9:00 am

Picking a day at random, ‘an unremarkable Saturday in America’, the Guardian journalist Gary Younge identified ten children and teenagers…

Paul Theroux returns home — to guns and evangelism

12 December 2015 9:00 am

During the first ten pages of this long work Paul Theroux, on a journey through the American South, meets two…

Fatal attraction: a four-year-old picks her favourite handgun at the NRA’s annual meeting in Milwaukee, 2006

Americans and their gun culture: attached at the hip

25 April 2015 9:00 am

Like the documentary journalist Iain Overton, author of this book, I was taught to shoot and maintain a gun as…