Here’s the statistic that Liam Stack and the New York Times didn’t see fit to print: More than 99.99986% of Americans were not attacked in any mass shooting this year.
Please share this graphic with your social media network to help tamp down the latest panic about mass shootings. No matter what our individual beliefs are about gun control or mass gun distribution programs, we all should agree that we don’t make the best decisions when we’re freaking out.
It is demonstrably untrue that more people are killed each year with fists and hammers than guns. The FBI’s Crime in the United States Report expanded homicide data in Table Number 8 (source | source) demonstrates that firearms in general kill many more people than