Brian Mann

Reporter for North Country Public Radio

Brian Mann appears in the following:

Counterprotesters Outnumber 'Unite The Right' Rally Attendees

Monday, August 13, 2018

A small group of white supremacists gathered near the White House Sunday in Lafayette Park. They were protected by a huge police presence keeping them separated from hundreds of counterdemonstrators.


Washington Prepares For White Supremacist Rally

Sunday, August 12, 2018

An update on the march by white supremacists in Washington D.C.


NRA Claims Financial Difficulties In Lawsuit

Sunday, August 05, 2018

The NRA's attorneys claimed that the group is in financial peril and could be forced to shut down some or all of its operations.


NRA Says It Faces A Financial Crisis In Lawsuit Against New York State Officials

Saturday, August 04, 2018

The National Rifle Association says insurance companies are backing away from the organization, threatening its ability to operate.


Gun Industry Warns Buyers About Suicide Risks, Critics Want More Action

Friday, July 27, 2018

A growing number of suicide prevention groups are partnering with the gun industry to stem gun-related suicides. Critics say the gun industry isn't doing enough to warn gun-buyers about the risks.


Sharp Increase In Gun Suicides Signals Growing Public Health Crisis

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The overwhelming majority of gun deaths in America don't involve bad guys with guns — they're caused by people deliberately harming themselves. The U.S. experiences more than 60 gun suicides daily.


Even Conservative Media, Trump's Usual Defenders, Struggle To Explain Helsinki

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Conservative media haven't been as supportive as usual of President Trump after the Helsinki summit in which he appeared to side with Russia's president over the U.S. intelligence community.


Trail Running Gains Popularity, Taking Runners Deep Into Nature

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trail running mixes a deep experience of the outdoors with the ancient practice of running long distances As it gains popularity, NPR looks at a 12-mile race through one of the wildest corners of New York's Adirondack Mountains.


Conservative Media Failed To Redefine Debate On Trump's Immigration Policy

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Media outlets such as Fox News and Breitbart defended the president and his zero tolerance policy on the border. But the narrative began to unravel as it became clear Trump would reverse course.


Canadians Angered Over Trade And President Trump's Comments On Prime Minister Trudeau

Friday, June 15, 2018

Canadians are reeling after President Trump and his advisers launched a new war of words against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Canadians fear the damage a full-blown trade war with the U.S. could do to their economy, but say Trudeau shouldn't back down.


Canada Responds To Tariffs

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Canada has responded to U.S. tariffs on steel, aluminum and maple syrup with $16.6 billion worth of tariffs on U.S. products including beer, toilet paper and whiskey.


Canada Responds To Steel Tariffs By Imposing Dollar-For-Dollar Tariffs On U.S. Goods

Friday, June 01, 2018

In reaction to the tariffs leveled on them by the Trump administration on steel and aluminum products, the Canadian government is targeting U.S. goods, including beer, whiskey and yogurt.


Most States Don't Require Guns To Be Locked Up

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The latest mass school shooting in Texas rekindles a debate over gun storage laws, after it was revealed the alleged shooter used his father's guns. The National Rifle Association also favors tightening how owners handle guns, but actual laws and regulations are a mixed bag.


Gun Control Activists Protest NRA In Dallas

Saturday, May 05, 2018

Gun control advocates are protesting in Dallas, responding to Friday's addresses by President Trump and Vice President Pence at the NRA convention in town.


NRA Rallies Members In Dallas, Facing New Pressure And Anger

Thursday, May 03, 2018

While leaders insist that more gun control will not stop the carnage seen in Parkland, Fla. and other shootings, some acknowledge a shift in the way the country is talking about firearms.


Liberal Vermonters Look Across The Border To Sway Upstate New York Voters

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Since their own delegation already votes with the Democrats, progressive Vermonters are trying to influence a key House race in upstate New York.


New York's Adirondack Park Is 'Bigger And More Protected Than Ever'

Saturday, March 24, 2018

New York's Adirondack Park has some of the biggest wilderness in the eastern U.S. — and it just got bigger. This week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo protected another 25,000 acres.


Florida High School Students Demand Assault Weapons Ban

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Dozens of students who survived last week's deadly school shooting in Parkland, Fla., plan to travel to their state capital on Tuesday to march and demand legislators enact a ban on assault weapons.


After Parkland Shooting, Conservative Media Criticize Calls For Stricter Gun Laws

Monday, February 19, 2018

Student activists are calling on the country to pass stricter gun legislation but some believe shootings are caused by societal issues, not the availability of guns.


Students Who Lived Through Florida Shooting Turn Rage Into Activism

Sunday, February 18, 2018

After the latest mass shooting, teenagers in Florida are mobilizing with plans for rallies against school and gun violence in Washington, D.C., and around the country.