The Cost Of Gun Violence In America: 27 Lives Lost To Guns Every Day

by
Rudy
The massacre at Newtown, CT redefined the gun debate in America, but we need to be clear on what that debate is actually about. Mass shootings account for a small percentage of gun violence in America, while gang wars, petty crime, accidents and suicide collectively inflict a Newtown’s worth of gun violence on the U.S. every day.

The massacre at Newtown, CT redefined the gun debate in America, but we need to be clear on what that debate is actually about. Mass shootings account for a small percentage of gun violence in America, while gang wars, petty crime, accidents and suicide collectively inflict a Newtown’s worth of gun violence on the U.S. every day.