Gun Control

Sandy Hook Elementary School

Opinion: Gun Reform

In the wake of the tragedy in Connecticut, it is clear that this nation needs to reform its gun laws and a number of other needs now.


AR15 assault rifle. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Gun Laws May Get Tighter

A lawmaker from Natick is promising to bring the debate to Beacon Hill as soon as he can.


State Police Troopers leaving scene of Newtown, CT school shooting. (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

CT Massacre Returns Gun Control Discussion To Forefront

The question surfaces each time a mass murder unfolds: Will this one change the political calculus in Washington against tougher gun control?


AR15 assault rifle. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Sen. Brown: Weapons Bans Should Be Up To States

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown says states should decide whether to ban assault weapons following a shooting rampage in Colorado.


Gun being aimed. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Theater Shooting Renews Gun Control Debate

John Rosenthal of Stop Handgun Violence finds it mind-boggling that guns are not subject to more federal regulation.


A girl leaves flowers at a memorial near theater where 12 people were killed July 20, 2012 in Aurora. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Theater Shootings: A Politicized American Tragedy

Persons who only make our nation’s bad times worse by spewing ill-timed hate and prejudice ought to keep their microphones turned off.


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NightSide – John Rosenthal And Alan Gottlieb Talk About Gun Control

Is The “Stand Your Ground” Law Asking For Trouble?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/11/2012

West Tisbury police were called to this home on Skiffs Lane after the shooting Friday.

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Martha’s Vineyard Shooting

A gun in the right hands could save a life.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/31/2012

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NightSide – Dan Rea Talks About Gun Control With Professor Adam Winkler

How do you feel about gun control?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/09/2011

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NightSide – Dan Rea Talks With Professor Joyce Lee Malcolm About Hand Gun Violence

Dan Rea’s guest, Professor Joyce Lee Malcolm says gun control laws don’t reduce hand gun violence.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/08/2011