After Newtown

Original Broadcast: 12/21/12 — Gwen Ifill anchors After Newtown, a PBS special the week following the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting, featuring contributions from PBS NewsHour, FRONTLINE, Washington Week, NOVA and Need to Know. The show addresses such issues as access to guns and the politics of gun laws; mental illness in young adults; the science of detecting violent impulses; and how communities react to unspeakable tragedy.