A new Georgia law allows guns practically anywhere, including houses of worship. One Atlanta rabbi explains why her shul decided to declare itself a weapons-free zone.
EDITORIAL: Since the Newtown rampage, it’s only gotten easier to buy guns in our country. Michael Bloomberg has part of the answer by putting millions to fight this outrage.
Since the Newtown rampage, two rabbis who have been personally touched by gun violence have sought creative ways to change our culture. They say Congress isn’t the place to start.
The father of Newtown victim Noah Pozner helped the Forward clarify what happened to his six-year-old son on December 14, 2012.
Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was in New York on Sunday to tour her first gun show since being shot in the head to review new measures that require background checks for buyers.
Frank Lautenberg, who died June 3, never shied away from his Jewish identity. But his greatest political achievements were not in issues of explicitly Jewish interest.
Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords received the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award on Sunday, asking the U.S. Congress to act more courageously on the issue of gun control.
FORWARD EDITORIAL: South Dakota has become the first state in the nation to specifically allow teachers to be armed in the classroom. Parents, be warned.