been introduced but every forward step forward in combating this violence

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been introduced, but every forward step forward in combating this violence trends tends to produce a retaliatory pushback. The purpose of this paper is to develop a policy proposal regarding gun violence, with the aim of exploring the social or economic injustice that exists. First, the paper will address the problem of gun violence in the United States, then explore the prevailing policies and eventually suggest some policies that can be implemented to combat the issue of gun violence. Problem and Issue Compared to other developed countries, the United States has unique high rates of gun murder. On average, there are over 33,636 guns deaths every year, which is 10.6 death in every 100 U.S citizen, and because the victims are disproportionately young, gun violence is
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considered the leading causes of premature mortality in the country. In 2010, there were estimated 337,960 non-fatal crimes committed by gun and over 73,000 treated in hospital emergency for non-fatal gunshot wounds. Approximately 1.4 million people in the country have
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