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Old 06-12-2019, 12:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Jonathan Chance View Post
None of that will work.

So long as firearms are freely available, occasional mass shootings will be a cost of living in American society. We can mitigate some with better mental health services but even that will only be a band aid on the problem.
If we get the media to stop glorifying the killers, that would help too. One noted sociologist claims that the big rise in student caused school shootings after Columbine was due to media attention and even glorifying the shooters.

But yeah, more mental health services will also help.

Nothing short of door to door confiscation will stop them.