Howard: Gun Deaths Highest in 40 Years

Nearly 40,000 people in the United States died by guns last year, marking the highest number of gun deaths in decades, according to a new analysis of data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s WONDER database. CNN replicated that analysis and found that 39,773 people died by guns in 2017, which is an […]

Evidence of Selection Bias Involving Firearms at the Center for Disease Control

The scientists at the Center for Disease Control have shown their prejudice against firearms ownership once again. This time, it’s with selection bias and word manipulation. Scientists are supposed to evaluate factual information to arrive at testable theories about objective reality. For that reason, scientists are supposed to be aware of (and guard against) selection bias. […]