GUNS AS PROTECTION? NOT ACCORDING TO THIS STUDY
GUNS DAMN IT
Writing about guns is scarier than writing about religion. You never know when you’ll hit a nerve. But what’s a science writer to do? This study (American Journal of Public Health) is the first to show a strong relationship between the number of guns in a state and the number of homicides. The more guns, the more homicides.
Make of it what you will.
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Drawings are mine.