Leaders of democracy and social justice organizations unite to warn that if we fail to investigate the greatest threat to democracy in modern times, then we are doomed to repeat it.

A crowd of Trump supporters marching on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, ultimately leading to the building being breached and several deaths. (Source: TapTheForwardAssist, Wikimedia Commons, image cropped.)

Jenna Ben-Yehuda is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Truman National Security Project and the Truman Center for National Policy
Kris Brown is the President of Brady
Hilary Shelton is the Director of the Washington Bureau & the Senior Vice President for Advocacy and Policy at the National Association for the…

In my 25 years of taking the gun industry to court, I’ve seen how gun dealers have been able to get away with violating the law for years. And I’ve seen how real people often are killed as a result.

By Jonathan Lowy, Vice President and Chief Counsel, Brady

A USA Today article recently exposed in detail the disturbing truth about what gun dealers in America are allowed to get away with. The article used a trove of thousands of documents Brady obtained through FOIA requests and litigation regarding ATF…

By Sophia Young, Research Associate, Brady

It’s been over a year since the World Health Organization officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic and cities and states began implementing stay-at-home orders across the country. Since then, we’ve experienced so many abnormalities that “unprecedented” was named the People’s Choice 2020 Word of the…

White men wearing Hawaiian shirts and igloo emblem are the face of the “boogaloo” movement: an extremist, pro-gun subculture aligned with the far-right and white nationalists.

By Kris Brown, President of Brady

Racist, right-wing, pro-gun, anti-government extremist propaganda encouraging the use of firearms to threaten violence and insurrection is showing up in protests across the country. Who are these men bearing arms and wearing funny luau and igloo symbols? What drives their violent threats?

They call…

By Robert Disney, Brady Director of Grassroots Local and State Chapter Relations

Robert Disney and his family at a Brady rally for Pride month in 2018

Fifty-one years ago, most of the nation took no notice of five nights of riots in front of Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, NY. These riots broke out after the police raided a gay bar where patrons were…

We must confront the systemic racism that drives police violence and gun violence as a whole.

Activists from BYP100, (Black Youth Project 100), at a June 2016 rally and speakout against gun violence.

We join Americans across the country in expressing outrage at the murder of George Floyd and the subsequent state-sponsored violence against those seeking accountability in his name.

Although a gun was not used to murder George Floyd, we must recognize that police violence is inextricably linked to gun violence.

Police…

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We’re uniting Americans from coast to coast, red and blue and every color, to end gun violence. bradyunited.org

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