Mass Shootings

After the recent California mass shootings, there’s something fundamentally distinct that has complicated our grief. How do we, as Asian Americans, cope?
The California governor slammed the federal government and called on politicians to “do their job” following two mass shootings in his state.
The public wasn’t notified of the mass shooting in Monterey Park, California for five hours.
California still has one of the lowest rates of gun deaths in the country despite the picture Republicans have painted this week.
At least seven people were killed in two shootings at Half Moon Bay, two days after a gunman killed at least 11 people at a dance hall in Monterey Park.
Brandon Tsay, whose family owns Lai Lai Ballroom & Studio, said the gunman was looking for people to shoot.
The suspect was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in the van that he allegedly used to flee after being prevented from attacking another dance club.
"They saved lives. This could have been much worse,” said the Los Angeles County sheriff.
Ten people were killed in a shooting in Monterey Park, California, where thousands of people were attending a Lunar New Year celebration.
“Parents ... are in the best position to decide whether their teenagers should have a weapon," said a prosecutor. “The system failed when Robert Crimo Jr. sponsored his son" for a gun license.