The First Time I Shot a Gun

When I decided that my next book would include a gun, I went to a firing range for the first time—and loved it

Daybreak: U.S. Blames Iran for Bank Hacks

Plus snow blankets Jerusalem and much of Israel

The Jewish View on Weapons

As we debate gun policy in the wake of Newtown, we should heed the wisdom of the Jewish sages

Gun Control and the Holocaust

Gun-rights advocates cite Nazi laws in their defense of the Second Amendment. Is the comparison fair?

Why Israel Has No Newtowns

It’s the Jewish state’s gun culture, not its laws, that prevents mass shootings like the one in Connecticut

Some Useful Reading on Guns and Gun Control

Ezra Klein and Jeffrey Goldberg weigh in

Banning Guns Isn’t the Answer

Stricter gun-control laws won’t prevent the next mass shooting, but better mental-health policies might

High Noon

If Jews want to influence the public conversation, they must heed the lesson of this week’s parasha—the one about an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.

Flier Calls Anti-Handgun Jews ‘Bagel Brain’

Group calls gun control ‘racist’

Target Practice

Jewish kids hone their reasoning skills at a gun-rights lecture

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