Shehnoor Khurram is an educator and environmentalist based in Toronto, Canada. She is currently completing her doctoral studies at York University. She is also a senior editor at Re:Locations - Journal of the Asia-Pacific World, and her writings have appeared in the Huffington Post and the Ecologist. Twitter: @sjejnoor
When you factor in the long history of Black people, Indigenous people, and people of colour using guns to defend their communities against police, the military, and white supremacists, gun regulation takes on a different meaning.