Following a deep discussion about gun violence in the U.S and a series of mass shootings that have taken place between 1983 -2012 totaling 78, some key take aways are:
What does the literature tell us?
- Failures in mental health system
- Sentimentalization of violence – popularity of gun violence and gun rights advocates in United States
What can we do to make a change?
- Reforms mental health system needed
- Tell full stories (media) and sensationalize armed citizens not just shooting rampages!