Can reporters prevent gun violence? This Philadelphia journalist wants to find out

Next month, on Nov. 8, the Better Gun Reporting Violence Summit at WHYY-FM in Philadelphia will bring together “experts in public health, gun policy, and violence reduction; community members who have experienced gun violence; and journalists from around the country” to “achieve the same goal: interrupt the cycle of community violence, reduce shootings and save lives.”

Progress report: 08.21.19

It’s been two months and 1,000 miles since our launch, and the Initiative for Better Gun Violence Reporting is striding towards its ambitious goals.

Progress report: 07.12.19

Next month, founder Jim MacMillan begins a residential fellowship at the Reynolds Journalism Institute at the University of Missouri, where a small but outstanding team of students will join the initiative.