Mass Shootings in America Are ‘Unthinkable’?

After hundreds of mass shootings this year, and two in his own state, Glenn Youngkin can’t imagine why such things happen.

School kids and parents hold protest signs in favor of gun control. Photo by Heather Mount on Unsplash

After a spate of mass shootings across the country, including two in his own state in November, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin told reporters such an event was “unthinkable.”



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Kirk Swearingen

Half a lifetime ago, Kirk Swearingen graduated from the University of Missouri’s School of Journalism. His work has most recently appeared in Salon.