Mass shootings and the American dream


Indian Summer

I've read that the US has more mass shootings than any other country. (When terrorism is excluded.) Here's a hypothesis based on what I've read elsewhere which seeks to explain why this is.

US culture has a couple of features that puts it apart from the rest of the world:
  1. The idea that anyone can crawl their way up in society.
  2. A lot of focus on fame.
  3. A high number of guns and gun owners, and guns are relatively easily accessible.
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Mass shootings and the American dream