“The state of gun violence in the US” (Vox video)

Great clarity and perspective.

The only shortcoming for me here is that this account is purely statistical, and doesn’t give even a passing mention to the demagogic profiteering of the pro-gun lobby, or to the wilful misinterpretation by lobbyists of the Second Amendment as a pretext for said profiteering, which is in turn accepted unquestioningly by a credulous public.

But I suppose the video aims to be descriptive rather than prescriptive, and as such, it’s very informative.


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