In the aftermath of the nation?s deadliest mass shooting and a school massacre that ignited a countrywide conversation about assault rifles, the right to bear arms has never been more contested. Understand how we got here and the legislation at stake.
1 hour 7 minutes
Whether by homicide, accident or suicide, a wide cross-section of Americans ? men and women, young and old, from every racial background ? are victims and perpetrators of gun violence. In the Spring of 2014 alone, more than 8000 people died; eight of those stories are examined.
Host and comedian John Oliver explains how the National Rifle Association (NRA) lobbies to prevent gun control, while also using their TV network to prevent informed conversations about the topic.
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