Portraits of the Hundreds of Children Killed by Guns Since Newtown

Here are the nation’s youngest victims of gun violence from the past year.

A year after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Mother Jones has analyzed the subsequent deaths of 194 children ages 12 and under who were reported in news accounts to have died in gun accidents, homicides, and suicides. They are spread across 43 states, from inner cities to tiny rural towns.

Roll over the images to see details of each case. Read the story here, watch the video here, and see our full special report here.

 

Produced by Mark Follman, Tasneem Raja, Ben Breedlove, and AJ Vicens.

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