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6 Jun

More children died from gun violence than car crashes in 2020. Are school shootings to blame?

“This post originally appeared on News @ Northeastern. It was published by Jessica Taylor Price.”  Gun-related deaths have overtaken auto accidents as the leading cause of death of children in the United States, The New England Journal of Medicine reported in May. The 45,222 firearm-related deaths in 2020—”a new peak,” according to NEJM—was a 13.5% increase from […]