Sixty Percent Of Young Americans Are Considering Gun Ownership

Whites, men, and people who play a lot of video games were especially likely to want guns, according to a recent poll.

Researcher Jennifer L. Lawless and her team surveyed 4,000 high school and college students to find out whether they wanted to have a gun when they had a household of their own. The majority were at least thinking about it. A sampling of the results:

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