Draft:GVA data is flawed, because they count defensive gun use as gun-violence.

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Short Retort[edit | edit source]

I agree, but that criticism doesn't apply to their stats on mass shootings, because a mass shooting isn't going to be a DGU.

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https://www.thetruthaboutguns.com/2015/01/foghorn/gun-violence-archive-flawed-start/amp

Retort Deep-Dive[edit | edit source]

I agree, DGU shouldn't be included in overall stats of gun violence. It's unhelpful when control-activists exaggerate data. However, that criticism doesn't apply to their stats on mass shootings, because a mass shooting isn't going to be a DGU.