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Mass Shootings in America

National affairs editor and lead gun violence reporter, Mark Follman:

Fresh Air with Terry Gross 

How Many Mass Shootings Have there Been, Really?New York Times 

How Should the Media Cover Mass Shootings?NYT Room for Debate

America’s Mass Shootings EpidemicLos Angeles Times by Mark Follman

All Things Considered 

What readers are saying

Shortly after the publication of our May/June 2015 cover story, President Obama addressed the staggering costs of gun violence: 

Research citations:

Congressional Research Service July 2015 "Mass Murder with Firearms: Incidents and Victims 1999-2013"

American Journal of Public Health Feb 2015 "Mental Illness, Mass Shootings, and the Politics of Firearms"

Harvard School of Public Health April 2015 Mass Shootings Becoming More Frequent

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Center for Injury Research and Prevention Mass Shootings in Schools

MoreRep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) cited MoJo's reporting in an op-ed for the Guardian, and Kareem Abdul-Jabaar cited it in TimeFiveThirtyEight, the Economist, the Washington PostCNBCProPublica, BuzzFeed, the Los Angeles TimesVox, the Boston Globe, and hundreds more have covered Mother Jones' gun violence reporting.