July 13, 2016
We react with understandable empathy, sorrow and fear to breaking news of a mass shooting.
Fifty happy Saturday night partiers killed in Orlando. Horrific – yes!
Five police officers assassinated in Dallas by one unstable man with a semi-automatic weapon. Unimaginable, heartbreaking – yes.
But it turns out to be equal to just two percent of the total incidents of gun violence in 2015!
30,000 Americans died as result of gunfire every year in the last decade.