Globally, Americans own the most guns per capita, and they are ten times more likely to be killed by guns than individuals in other highly developed nations. Although experts consider gun violence a public health crisis that should be studied like viral epidemics, little progress has been made to protect American citizens. Heavy lobbying from the National Rifle Association (NRA) and gun companies, and a fervent commitment to the 2nd Amendment right to bear arms, has stymied congressional efforts to regulate guns or their sale.
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