In the early hours of Sunday, June 12, a gunman opened fire at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. At least 49 people were killed and 53 were wounded. It was the worst mass shooting in the history of the United States.
The tragedy has added to the on-going conversations regarding gun control, terrorism, and LGBT equality.
Here are new resources that summarize what took place, and the aftermath effects the largest mass shooting in the US has on gun control, terrorism, and the LGBT community.
Tragedy in Orlando, Time For Kids
Orlando Shooting Reignites Gun Control Debate in Congress, New York Times
HATE, TERROR, AND GUNS IN ORLANDO, The New Yorker
In The Wake Of Orlando Shooting, CBS Evening News Highlights Growing Anti-LGBT Violence In The U.S., CBS News, reproduced by Media Matters