Less Guns Less Death!

Avoid Gun Violence

THERE ARE TOO MANY DEATHS DUE TO GUNS!


  • There are 87 deaths a day and over 32,000 deaths a year due to gun violence (NY Times)

AMERICA HAS THE HIGHIEST RATE OF DEATH BECAUSE OF GUNS CAUSING HOMICIDES.

  • Over 300 million Americans own guns. (NY Times)
  • In March 2014 there was a study on gun rates by the International Review Of Law and Economics, revealing that when gun ownership went down so did suicides.
  • Between 2000 and 2010 Firearm suicides were accounted for 61% in the United States. (Should More Gun Controls Laws Be Enacted?)
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SUICIDES:

  • Between 1999 and 2013 there were over 270,237 suicides in the United States. (Gun Control)

There are not enough background checks being done.

  • About 40% of gun sales are done without any background check allowing dangerous people to be armed. (NY Times)
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