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Protestors rally outside the Capitol urging Florida lawmakers to reform gun laws, in the wake of last week's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Tallahassee, Florida, U.S., February 21, 2018. REUTERS/Colin Hackley - RC1822B86400

Is culture war getting in the way of solving gun violence?

Via phone, E.J. Dionne, a senior fellow in Governance Studies, discusses the importance of public discourse on gun control and warns Americans not to get sidetracked by the culture war the gun control debate has created. Dionne explains the importance of acting quickly in enacting gun control legislation, and the need for legislators to listen to the continued pleas from students to enact meaningful gun reform.

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