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Guest Column: ‘The Resident’ Showrunner Andrew Chapman on How Real Hospital Stories Inspired Powerful Gun Violence Episode

A few months ago, one of our doctor-writers on The Resident called me near tears. A teenager had been brought into his emergency room. The teen had a self-inflicted gunshot wound. To the head. According to our doctor-writer, the trauma to the teen’s body was horrific. The doctors and the nurses in the ER worked […]

Matthew McConaughey Calls for Politicians to “Meet in the Middle” After Experience Advocating for Gun Legislation

After advocating for gun legislation following the mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas that took 21 lives, Matthew McConaughey is calling for politicians to take a “bipartisan approach” to issues that are political sticking points. The actor and Uvalde native details a trip to his hometown immediately following the Robb Elementary mass shooting in May and […]

Atlanta’s Music Midtown Festival Canceled After Court Ruling Made It Illegal to Keep Guns Out of Event

The long-running Music Midtown festival at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, scheduled for Sept. 17-18 with headliners My Chemical Romance, Future, Jack White and Fallout Boy, has been called off, according to a statement issued by festival organizers. The likely cause, industry sources tell Billboard, are recent changes to Georgia gun laws that prevent the festival from banning guns on the publicly owned festival grounds. […]