- The US makes up less than 5% of the world’s population but has 31% of the world’s mass shooters.
- Lawmakers and interest groups are often at odds on policies to curb mass shootings, suggesting strategies varying from increased mental health evaluations to arming teachers.
On February 14, the nation is mourning the first anniversary of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
The US makes up less than 5% of the world’s population but has 31% of the world’s mass shooters.
Though mass shootings comprise a small amount of the country’s overall gun violence, they read more >>>