The hyper-locality of gun violence in America

Source » Excellent insight and visualizations from The Guardian: Looking at the risk of gun homicide in terms of sweeping racial demographics, or even in terms of individual neighborhood census tracts, still obscures the real concentration of violence, crime experts said – and that further concentration is crucial to understanding how to…

A Christian response to gun violence in the U.S.

Source » Bernard Howard in Mere Orthodoxy: When God says, in the Book of Genesis, “From each man … I will demand an accounting for the life of his fellow man,” he also gives this reason: “For in the image of God has God made man” (9:5-6). This is the gravity…