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The Current Gun Debate: Mass Shootings

By The Heritage Foundation ● The Heritage Foundation ● 03/12/2018


The tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida, has brought renewed attention to the issue of mass shootings. It is important to know the facts: Mass shootings in the U.S. are rare, and gun control measures are not likely to prevent them.

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