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If you give a man a gun: the evolutionary psychology of mass shootings

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imageA longing for power and social status mixed with hormones and fear can have deadly consequences. 'Man' via www.shutterstock.com

Men commit over 85% of all homicides, 91% of all same-sex homicides and 97% of all same-sex homicides in which the victim and killer aren’t related to each other.

These startling statistics are driven home with each...

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