There is a long catalog of near-disastrous accidents with nuclear weapons. Focus on Trump’s instability and possible impetuous resort to the nuclear trigger may distract from equally significant dangers.
A press conference urging congressional action ended just a few hours before news broke of a mass shooting in San Bernardino, California.
Mass shootings, gang violence, domestic abuse, suicide, accidents — gun violence in the United States comes in many forms. And often. In the past week, the country has seen already two mass shootings. Every day, 89 people die because of gun-related violence. Experts estimate guns may soon surpass vehicle accidents to the country’s