The Paisano

The implications of the New Zealand massacre

Cate Niegos

March 27, 2019

On March 15, a tragedy befell the town of Christchurch, New Zealand: 50 people were slaughtered in two different mosques by a man named Brenton Tarrant with an assault rifle. As a result, a ban on all semiautomatic weapons, high capacity ammunition magazines and parts that could modify a gun into being...