194 children have been shotto death since Sandy Hook.

Published Dec. 14, 2013

In the year since the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, nonprofit news organization Mother Jones has analyzed the deaths of 194 children ages 12 and younger who were reported in news accounts to have died in gun accidents, homicides and suicides. In an online special report, which you can find at Links in today's Times at, the organization reports that the deaths are spread across 43 states, from inner cities to tiny rural towns. Among the findings: