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On Target explores why the NRA is so influential and how we can understand the group’s impact on firearms policy in the United States. Follow Noah as he goes inside the world's most famous advocacy group to unpack American gun culture, speaking to members and employees, visiting classrooms and gun shows, and even firing an AR-15. 

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Called to Arms

Called to arms: the NRA, the gun culture & women

Published in Critical Policy Studies. This paper looks at how the National Rifle Association (NRA) uses narrative in order to bring more women into the gun culture. 

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Photo by Sofia Sforza on Unsplash 

Guns in the North

Guns in the North: Assessing the Impact of Social Identity on Firearms Advocacy in Canada.

Published in Politics & Policy. This paper studies gun owners' social identity in Canada and its influence on firearms advocacy.  

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Photo by Austin Ramsay on Unsplash

Aiming for Success

Toward an Evidence-Based Evaluation Framework for Gun Control Policies

Published in World Affairs. This paper lays out an evidence-based evaluation framework for proposed firearms policies, and evaluates the 2020 "assault-style" weapons ban. 

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