Mass Shootings in America
National affairs editor and lead gun violence reporter, Mark Follman:
“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 Epidemic” Los Angeles Times by Mark Follman
What readers are saying:
"Mother Jones' top-notch investigation makes it that much harder for Congress to keep its head buried in the sand." —Robyn Thomas, executive director of the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence
"This Mother Jones package...is the story of the year." —Journalist Stu VanAirsdale
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”
More: Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) cited MoJo's reporting in an op-ed for the Guardian, and Kareem Abdul-Jabaar cited it in Time. FiveThirtyEight, the Economist, the Washington Post, CNBC, ProPublica, BuzzFeed, the Los Angeles Times, Vox, the Boston Globe, and hundreds more have covered Mother Jones' gun violence reporting.