The Gun Wars

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This week, following the shooting at Pulse in Orlando, the largest massacre by a gunman in U.S. history, Democratic members of Congress staged a twenty-four-hour sit-in to try to force a vote on gun control. Evan Osnos joins Dorothy Wickenden to discuss how the NRA, gun manufacturers, and the legislature have made such measures politically impossible. Is the battle between Second Amendment purists and advocates of restrictions entering a new phase?