Sen. Marco Rubio, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch struggle to answer students and parents in the wake of last week's school shooting in Parkland, Fla.
Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and their supporters enter a firearm-friendly political climate in Tallahassee.
You can complain or bury your head in the sand, but you also have another option.
Republicans in the Florida Legislature say they would consider more modest proposals, such as raising the minimum age to buy assault rifles.
Since the arrival of alt-right groups on campuses across the country, student activists are turning ad hoc protests into lasting organizations designed to tackle the phenomenon.
Although most can't even vote, they urge lawmakers to enact stricter laws in the wake of the high school shooting that left 17 people dead in Florida.
Screenwriter Dustin Lance Black on Risking His Hollywood Career to Pursue LGBT Rights (Audio & Transcript)
The Academy Award-winning screenwriter, producer and activist speaks to Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer about the risky but necessary decision to pause his career in pursuit of LGBT equality.
Student David Hogg lambasts lawmakers' "thoughts and prayers" and reliance on "ideas" over legislation that could help save lives.
Aaron Maté, host for The Real News Network and a contributor to The Nation, discusses how the mainstream media is covering the story.