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Handguns are displayed in the Remington booth during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits on May 5, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty)

A grieving parent takes on the gun lobby

The last year has been unimaginably painful. A year ago last weekend, my son Christopher was killed in the Isla Vista shooting near the UCSB campus, where he was a sophomore. Chris was the kind of kid parents dream of – he was an amazing writer and had a smile that lit up the room. After he was killed, I said the only thing that made sense to me...

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