Thursday, December 12, 2013
upcoming magazine piece by Robert Draper on the power of the NRA. And also on their site: a major special project, words and graphis, on America's fascination with firearms (I guess to mark anniverasary of Sandy Hook massacre). Personal and varied stories. Funeral director. Woman whose father owns a gun store. Competitive rifle shooter. Guns on the street. Young hunter. "They bring families together and tear them apart. They kill innocent people and protect them. The United States continues to love and revile its hundreds of millions of firearms. Here is a look at that complicated relationship, told through the personal stories of Americans."
is author of a dozen books (click on covers at right), including the new "THE TUNNELS: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill." He was the longtime editor of Editor & Publisher. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @GregMitch