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Gun Stats, Research and Sources | The Big Picture

December 27, 2012 Leave a comment Go to comments

Since this is a day dedicated to peace, here are some sources for those of you interested in facts and data and stuff:

• Gun homicides and gun ownership listed by country (Guardian)

• Harvard Injury Control Research Center says results are clear: more guns = more homicide.

• 12 Facts About Guns in the U.S. (Washington Post)

• The gun control that works (Economist)

• A Land Without Guns: How Japan Has Virtually Eliminated Shooting Deaths (The Atlantic)

• Battleground America: The United States of Guns (New Yorker)

• Six facts about guns, violence, and gun control (Washington Post)

• The money behind the Newtown massacre (Fortune)

• The Geography of U.S. Gun Violence: Gun deaths correlate to per capita gun ownership (The Atlantic)

• Fifteen things to know about Australia’s incredibly effective gun clampdown (Quartz)

• Pro Publica also reviews The Best Reporting on Guns in America

The factual data is pretty sobering . . .

via Gun Stats, Research and Sources | The Big Picture.

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