Meet the Killers
A look at some of the leading killers in the United States. Examines both total deaths and complicity of the victims.
MEET THE KILLERS
GUNS kill approximately 30,000 people each year in the U.S.
55% of those deaths are self-inflicted.
ALCOHOL kills approximately 35,000 people each year in the U.S.
71% of those deaths are self-inflicted.
CIGARETTES kills approximately 440,000 people each year in the U.S.
91% of those deaths are self inflicted.
ABORTION kills approximately 1,210,000 people each year in the U.S.
Less than 0.00001% of those deaths are self inflicted.
Abortion kills more people each year than guns, alcohol, and cigarettes combined.
And while most of the deaths caused by guns, alcohol and cigarettes happen to those who pull the trigger, open the bottle or strike the match, the deaths caused by abortion happen almost exclusively to those who had no choice.