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The U.S. Has A Mass Shooting Epidemic, But No Government Database On Gun Violence

In 2012, journalist Mark Follman searched for comprehensive data about America's mass shootings and found that very little existed. So he and his colleagues began compiling a database of their own.

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The U.S. Has A Mass Shooting Epidemic, But No Government Database On Gun Violence

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