A Guide to Mass Shootings in America

On Friday morning, 27 people were killed in a shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. Among the fatalities are 20 children, six adults, and the shooter. We're following this story closely with regular updates here.

It's perhaps too easy to forget how many times this has happened Full Story »

Posted by Pamela Hogle - via Mother Jones
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Posted by: Posted by Pamela Hogle - Jul 20, 2012 - 10:28 PM PDT
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Edited by: Pamela Hogle - Dec 15, 2012 - 11:34 AM PST

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Sirajul Islam
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by Sirajul Islam - Dec. 17, 2012

A detailed analogous story of mass shootings in the U.S. co-authored by Mother Jones senior editor Mark Follman, senior editorial fellow Deanna Pan and writing fellow Gavin Aronsen that was published in July 2012 first and updated unto the Newtown massacre. The story is well-researched, have data and timeline on mass killings, how the killers have obtained the guns, and types of weapons used from 1982-2012 with many other important information. This story is a good piece of journalism because it presented facts only restraining providing any opinion.

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Dwight Rousu
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by Dwight Rousu - Jul. 22, 2012

If it bleeds, it leads, pandering to the pornography of crime.

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