September 17, 2012
We caught up with Sharpton during his campaign to tackle rising violence in our streets.
August 24, 2012
A gunman began shooting indiscriminately in New York's Midtown on Friday morning.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onAugust 7, 2012
ColorLines' Rinku Sen argues that it's not enough to say Sikhs were "unfairly targeted."
March 31, 2012
The athlete's nephew becomes a victim of Chicago's continuing gun-violence problem.
by Lynette Holloway onDecember 1, 2011
A father was holding his 1-year-old son when gunfire broke out in a parking lot.
by The Rev. Al Sharpton onOctober 28, 2011
Elected officials and leaders must hold gun buy-back programs, among other things, to help rid the streets of dangerous weapons, the Rev. Al Sharpton writes in a blog entry at the Huffington Post.
by Nsenga Burton onJuly 11, 2011
Four shootings and stabbings occurred in one hour.
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onMay 20, 2011
Alexander Alfaro took a machete to three New Jersey students before his cronies shot them execution-style.
January 26, 2011
Amid revived debate on the issue, President Obama plans to tackle gun control.
by Kevin Powell onJanuary 25, 2011
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords isn't the only one suffering from gun violence in the United States -- not even close. Asks writer and activist Kevin Powell, what about the victims in places like Brooklyn, N.Y.?
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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