mass shooting

A ‘Call of Duty’ Gamer Just Stopped a Potential Mass Shooter Inspired by Uvalde

A 19-year-old in Arizona was arrested after allegedly threatening his own spree of murderous violence and citing the Buffalo and Uvalde attacks in his messages while playing the first-person shooter

‘Buck Status: Broken’: Behind the Violently Racist Phrase on the Buffalo Shooter’s Gun

After his arrest, authorities found names, memes and coded messages hand-painted across the mass shooter’s weapons. One of the lesser known phrases refers to white men sexually dominating Black men on plantations, and its inclusion in white supremacist rhetoric reveals a fixation on Black men’s genitalia and a desire for sexual power

The Online Influencers Mainstreaming White Supremacy to Teen Boys

A new set of virulently racist livestreamers are getting to a younger generation long before they’ve ever heard of Tucker Carlson

There’s No Mental Health System That Can Stop Angry Young Men Like the Buffalo Shooter

The Buffalo shooter underwent a psychiatric evaluation in June 2021 after making threatening comments in school. Blame is falling on the school, police and mental health professionals for letting him go — but the fact is, our system was never designed to catch a mass killer