Violence Policy Center Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Uphold New York State’s Concealed Handgun Law

The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc. v. Kevin P. Bruen, Superintendent of the New York State Police. The association’s suit challenges a state law enacted in 1911 that allows for the concealed carrying of handguns only with a permit issued for “proper cause.” More>>

Gun Industry Targets Asian Americans as First-Time Gun Owners and Future Pro-Gun Advocates, New Violence Policy Center Study Reveals

Exploiting the increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic, the gun industry is targeting the Asian American community as potential new gun buyers and future pro-gun advocates, according to a new study from the VPC. More>>

5 Things You Can Do Now to Stop Gun Violence

Gun violence is a public health epidemic. In 2019, nearly 40,000 Americans died from gun violence in suicides, homicides, and unintentional shootings. Here are five things you can do now to stop gun violence. More>>