The recent mass shooting in Oregon has brought the seemingly endless debate on gun control back into the national spotlight.
Are we, as some insist, in the midst of a gun violence crisis? Gun control advocates would certainly have you think so.
Rolling Stone magazine has an entire section on its website dedicated to gun violence entitled “America’s gun violence epidemic.”
Hillary Clinton recently stated that “this epidemic of gun violence knows no boundaries.” Even the American Public Health Organization states in its section on gun violence that “a comprehensive public health approach to addressing this growing crisis is necessary.”